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Old 07-18-2019, 12:21 PM #16
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Seems like everyone gets a better deal than my experience. I bought a 2002, that had the check engine light removed, which of course I did not notice, that had a cracked head. yes I am an idiot. There was no coolant in the oil and it seemed to run OK.

I paid $3800 for rebuilt heads installed at a local Japanese specific shop. They said the bottom end looked pretty good when they opened it up. It had not been using any oil.
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Old 02-11-2020, 12:38 PM #17
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Still making up my mind. lol

OP - I don't mind resurrecting my own post lol.

I still have my beloved 4R. I've had to put it on the back burner of decisions since I couldn't make one.
Although no decision has been made I can say that I've got a possible solution.
I also have a 99 SR5 that runs really well and may just pull the engine from it and drop it in my 01 Limited and install a SC.
I've considered engine swaps, diesel, rebuilds. Really a lot to consider so I think I'm going to do first thing first.
*Get the truck off the frame and take a clear overview to ensure the frame is in really good shape before committing to any engine work.
I've made this my priority since some light frame rust is visible and I want to be able to fix/restore and protect from any further damage if possible. If I find that the level of outcome doesn't meet my desire then I'll likely sell both to someone more committed and/or willing.

To be continued...https://t4r-1351852ontarioin.netdna-...ies/frusty.gif
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