My test truck is a 1992 Landcruiser FJ80. The truck has 2”-3” suspension lift with a 2” body lift and is currently sitting on 35’s. Custom bumpers, rock sliders, etc. and weighs about 6500 pounds. Basically it’s a brick with a fat ass. I installed the Isuzu 4BD1T and started to play with...
Hey guys. I'm a long time reader of the forum and found a lot of useful info on here! have a little spare time so i thought id get a couple pics of the 4be1t conversion i did to my disco up on here.
Here it was the night i pulled the 4.6 v8 out
the next day, started stripping out everything...
When I picked up my 4bd1t it did not have the air oil separator attached ... should i look for a stock unit, some after market unit or try to make something? Any help would be appreciated !
I have started making my own adaptor to adapt a Isuzu 4bd1t engine that came out of a street sweeper I have bolted the chev flywheel to The Isuzu flexplate. The holes and the dowel pin are in the same position so i bolted the (90 s10 4.3 flywheel to the isuzu flex plate and drilled the s10...
Looking to see if anyone knows if the Isuzu 4BD1 and the 4BD2 manual flywheel are the same?
I have a 4BD1t with manual bellhousing and just found a flywheel from a 4BD2. hoping these are interchangeable.
Thanks for any and all help!
Looking to swap a 4Bd1t into our FJ60. We would like to do the 5 speed NV4500, but cannot find parts/adapters to put this together.
I have done some research into a few places mentioned on here with adapters, but maybe they are no longer around? And cannot find a manual...
I was looking at buying a Holset He221w and want to be sure it a genuine holset before I go through with the purchase. I have read though the document on identifying frauds by Holset found here http://www.myholsetturbo.com/images/holsetcounterfeitprevention.pdf. What do you guys...
I am looking for some torque specs for my 1988 4bd1t ... Does anyone know the bolt torque specs of the fuel deliver and fuel return lines? Also looking for Pressure plate bolt specs and torque specs of fly wheel housing to bell housing bolts?
I am looking for a turbo for my project. As the tittle says I am looking for either a Holset HE221W in 6cm or a Volvo TD04HL-16t / TD04HL-18T straight exhaust in 6cm. If you have one for sale or happen to come across one for sale please send me a PM.
Looking for 1989 / 1990 /1991 Isuzu box truck with a 4BD1T diesel engine , 18 ft box or larger , 5 speed manual tranny. Looking for a good running engine. I am located in CT. Any help would be appreciated.
I have been researching the different adapters available to connect a 4BD1T engine to a NV4500. If you have this setup I would like to know what adapter you are using and how it's working out. I read an older post with people having bearing issues. I would like to know how the newer adapters...
I have been researching putting a Isuzu 4BD1T engine into my FJ60 Land Cruiser mostly on Ih8mud. I was wondering when looking for an engine is one year better than another to get? I know different years came with different turbos but it seems that most change out the turbo for better...
New to the forum, but I've owned a 4BD1T for years. Right now it sits in a 1969 Chevy 2WD truck, and with a growing family I'm looking to put the engine into a 1994 Chevy Blazer. If anyone has done this swap I'd love some advise and tips. Thanks
I made a book out of my experience fitting a 4BD1T into my 1999 Suburban -- the same build that was detailed in the forums here.
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