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Old 03-21-2019, 02:41 PM #331
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Finally got the ball rolling here on the new bushings.


I'm waiting for the prototypes to be made, in the meantime, I'm cleaning


All blown apart











Started cleaning the aluminum part, it's coming out pretty nice.




Round 1






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Parts on the left are going to be sandblasted later on.







This part was ultra-coated in grease and took some serious time to clean.









The very first set of MKIV lower control arm bushings should be ready to go on this car within the next two weeks...
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Here for my monthly check-in looking excellent man!
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@ChildrenOfBodom any updates? Can't wait to see this thing finished.
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I don't even have my 4Runner anymore, but I still pop back in every other month or so to check progress on this build. Absolutely amazing work, and the attention to detail is perfect. One day when she's done I'll have to come down and "visit my dad" in MV so I can have an excuse look at your car.
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I don't even have my 4Runner anymore, but I still pop back in every other month or so to check progress on this build. Absolutely amazing work, and the attention to detail is perfect. One day when she's done I'll have to come down and "visit my dad" in MV so I can have an excuse look at your car.
Same. This build has been really fun to follow.
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Great thread so far. Your dedication to using OEM parts and converting to manual is amazing. I have a Viper 6 speed in my Dakota and have always loathed automatics for performance cars. My Dad owned a Supra back in the day so I have always loved them. The paint on yours is mind blowing.
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News that Toyota will restart making parts for your A80 Supra. Nice.

Toyota will supposed begin reproducing parts for the Mark III A70 and Mark VI A80 Supra - Autoblog
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Just spent the last 3 hours reading through this thread, thankfully its slow at work. Amazing documentation and quality of restoration. That thing will be better than it was from the factory! Staying tuned for some more updates and can't wait to see pictures of it on the ground with those new wheels. Again, very well done.
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Wonderful thread! Keep up the good work.
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