1980 Toyota Land Cruiser Fj45 Diesel Pickup on 2040-cars
Waverly, Tennessee, United States
Engine:six cylinder Diesel
For Sale By:Private Seller
Number of Cylinders: 6
Model: Land Cruiser
Options: 4-Wheel Drive
Drive Type: 4 speed manual transmission
Exterior Color: Red
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ...
Very rare 1980 Toyota FJ45 Diesel pick up. The previous owner indicated that the mileage is actual miles, and after seeing the condition of the truck I would believe that it is true. The diesel engine starts easily and purrs like a kitten. It runs smooth and pulls strongly. The transmission is tight and shifts perfectly. This truck drives very nicely down the road and the brakes work perfectly.
The truck has been painted, but as you can see in the pictures it is in excellent condition and very much original. I do have this truck for sale locally and reserve the right to end this auction should someone buy it outright. You are welcome to come out and test drive the truck and see it with your own eyes. You can call me with any questions that you may have. 615-456-1836
Toyota Land Cruiser for Sale
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