This fj62 underwent an extensive restoration including a Chevy 5.3 v8 vortec engine mated to a 6 speed automatic transmission.
For those of you considering an engine conversion, here is what you can expect, especially with the 6 speed transmission.
Cruise highway speeds of 70 mph at only 2000 rpm. Horse power production is around 300. Fuel economy of 22 mpg hwy and 17 in the city. The v8 conversion also allows you to access parts at any local parts store.
We install an OBD port at the bottom of the dash to allow any mechanic to diagnose the engines performance should you need to do so.
Land cruiser restorations has performed hundreds of v8 conversions on these classic land cruisers. visit us at landcruiserrestorations.com or call 316-992-5986