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VlakVark 80 Series Expedition Ute

VlakVark 80 Series Expedition Ute

We wanted to build a 80 Series Expedition pickup for quite some time. This is the photo gallery of the build-up. We will add the story later. I just wanted to thank Oleg Kazantsev from Alatao Auto for the excellent body work and keeping a pestering owner at bay. The...

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1998 UZJ100 Solid Axle Swap

1998 UZJ100 Solid Axle Swap

Specifications: SAS with Diamond housing using 80 Series Land Cruiser 9.5" rear diff and 80 series front knuckles.  Custom chromeoly axle shafts and Newfield Heavy duty birfields. Marks 3:1 low range gears in transfercase. 5.29 gears with ARB lockers front and rear....

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Customer Builds

UZJ100 Build-Up

UZJ100 Build-Up

Specifications: ARB Sahara bumper with foglight kit Lightforce 240 Lights wired with Toyota OE switch Warn 9.5 XP winch with MasterPull Plasma rope Front ARB Air Locker with full functioning dash lights Toyota OE 2nd Fuel Tank with redundant fuel system. Slee Step...

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2008 URJ200 Land Cruiser Build

2008 URJ200 Land Cruiser Build

Specifications: ARB Sahara bumper with foglight kit Lightforce 240 Lights wired with Toyota OE switch Warn 9.5 XP winch with MasterPull Plasma rope Rear ARB Air Locker ARB Hi Performance Compressor Slee Step Sliders with Stainless Inserts Slee Rear bumper with tire...

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2000 UZJ100 Solid Axle Swap

2000 UZJ100 Solid Axle Swap

As seen in Overland Journal - See Article (8mb PDF File) In the summer of 2009 we were contacted by Paul Sims from Texas regarding the possibility of converting his UZJ100 from IFS to a solid axle. Paul was planning to attend the 2010 Alaska Cruiser Trek and wanted to...

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1997 FZJ80 with v8 from UZJ100

1997 FZJ80 with v8 from UZJ100

4.7L iForce v8 with matching tranimission from 1998-2002 Land Cruiser Swap is accomplished with no frame modifications Custom belly plate serves as cross-member for transmission All factory guages are operational Custom fan shroud mates v8 fan to stock 80 series...

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PAST PROJECTS

TJM Bumper with Slee twin carriers

TJM Bumper with Slee twin carriers

Slee-Carrier ™ Mounted on TJM rear bumper Owner: Sleeoffroad After trashing the plastic corners of the stock bumper, we decided to upgrade to an aftermarket bumper. We liked the TJM bumper for it complimentary lines. However we did not like the tire carrier they...

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4Runner Bumper

4Runner Bumper

4Runner Bumper & Tire Carrier Owner: Ted Evans Ted required a bumper and spare tire carrier for his 4Runner that would hold a 35" tire, jerry can and hi-lift jack. All this had to be accomplished without sacrificing to much ground clearance. It also had to be...

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Rear Mounted Tire Carrier

Rear Mounted Tire Carrier

Slee-Carrier ™ Swing Out Tire Carrier Owner: Kendall Seifert After seeing the original Slee-Carrier Kendall had to have one. This is similar in design as the original with minor improvements. The latch catch plate now bolts to the receiver piece and the antenna mounts...

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Inside Tire Carrier

Inside Tire Carrier

Inside Tire Carrier Owner: Kevin Stup Kevin prefers to keep his spare tire mounted inside the truck. He wanted a tire carrier that would safely and securely keep the tire in plate, take up as little space as possible and still leave half of the cargo area open for...

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1st Generation Slee-Slider nerf bars

1st Generation Slee-Slider nerf bars

If you start to play in the rocks, protection for the rocker panels will soon be one of your priorities. This was a custom set of  2"x4" (1/8" wall) Slee-Sliders that were made for Ted Evans. Requirements were sturdy frame mounted supports and minimum loss of ground...

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2nd Generation Slee-Slider nerf bars

2nd Generation Slee-Slider nerf bars

2nd generation Slee-Sliders rocker panel protection & step Similar in concept and execution but fitted to a 1995 80 Series, these Sliders were made to accept an outboard runner that serves as a running board. The outside runner is capped with anti-skid material...

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