I bought my 4Runner new in 1989 and it was my DD for 20 years and over 280,000 miles. Now it's a 'Toy' and I get to have some fun with it. I wheeled it a bit in Ontario and BC and made a few upgrades along the way: - 2" OME IFS suspension lift and shocks - ARB front bumper - 17" Centerlines and 32" Dueler Revos - Swapped the 4.10s for 4.56s - ARB air locker and compressor in the back - Rebuilt t-case with MC twin stick - 1" body lift
Some pix: Basically stock, in 2001 or so:
Before and after the OME kit:
Got out wheelin with some new BC friends last summer and decided it's time for some more upgrades and to get rid of some rust. The plans are: - body armour/rock rails and a solid rear bumper - 3-link SAS swap - Dual t-case adapter - 36" swampers
Here's a poser shot with the 36s on. Not exactly functional:
The rear fenders are now rusting again and ther is rust in the rear wheel wells. Worse, the A-pillars have rusted around the windshield and leaked water, which rusted out the driver's side floor.
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