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  1. 4be1T into a Discovery

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    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...
  2. Crankcase Breather/ Air oil separator questions

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    Hello , 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 ! Thanks !
  3. Isuzu

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    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...
  4. 4BD1/4BD2 Manual flywheel same?

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    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!
  5. Where to source 4BD1T adapter

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    Hi All, Newbie here! 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...
  6. 4BD1T Parts

    Want to Buy
    I'm looking for a few parts for my swap. I need a pressure plate, fork arm, and flywheel from a 5 speed NPR. Thanks, John
  7. Could someone tell me what this is ?

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    Hello, I am in the process of trying to mount an a/c pump on my 4BD1T and need to know what the two item in the picture are? Can I plug or relocate them? Thanks!
  8. Fake or Genuine Holset?

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    Hey guys, 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 What do you guys...
  9. Torque specs

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    Hello there, 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? Thanks!
  10. WTB : Holset HE221w 6 cm turbo or Volvo TD04HL-16T with straight flange in 6cm

    Want to Buy
    Hello, 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. Thanks!
  11. WTB Holset HE221W Turbo

    Want to Buy
    Hello, I am looking for a He221w Turbo that is in good condition with a smaller turbine housing (maybe the 6cm). Let me know what you have, the condition and asking price. Thanks!
  12. WTB : Outer acoustic cover for a 1989 4BD1t

    Want to Buy
    Hello, I am looking for the outer acoustic cover for a 1989 4BD1T engine. If you have one or know where i can purchase one shoot me a PM! Thanks!
  13. Hello From CT

    Personal Introductions
    Hello, I'm a long time reader who recently decided to join. I drive a VW Jetta TDI which I absolutely love. My husband and I have been talking about doing a diesel swap to an FJ60/fj62 Landcruiser for a long time and are finally ready to take the plunge and start collecting all the part...
  14. WTB : Isuzu Box Truck with 4BD1T Engine and manual transmission

    Want to Buy
    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.
  15. What are the Pros and cons of different adapters avalable for 4bd1t to NV4500?

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    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...
  16. Any major differences in 4BD1T engines of different years?

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    Hello, 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...
  17. 4BD1T in 1994 Chevy Blazer

    Isuzu 4BD1T/2T
    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
  18. Monday the 13th: Free Book!

    General Classifieds
    All, 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. If you'd like a free copy of "The Art of Diesel: Building an Efficient Family Hauler," it will be available for FREE tomorrow, the 13th of January 2014. It's...
  19. Range Rover HSE, Isuzu Diesel 4bd1t

    Vehicles For Sale
    This is a unique engine swap vehicle. Will only sell to person with some mechanical ability. Very Fuel efficient getting close to 1000kms a tank on the hwy 85litre tank Can drive to vancouver on 1 tank !!! *1996 Range rover chassis. Low 150xxxkms Coil spring conversion with manual air assist...
  20. newbie from norcal

    General Discussion
    ok so i have a few questions, to start off i have a swap in mind that i'm sure no one has done yet. i currently own a 1981 toyota celica gt, a small 4 cyl liftback that i have plans of building into a diesel. now i do know that a om60x series mbz diesel will with and be legal here in the...