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  1. Jureb

    Rust protection drill hole locations

    I am going to drill some holes (5 mm) and spray some Krown in hollow panels. I was thinking of drilling all 5 doors, middle/above of rocker panels, above rear wheel arches, maybe somewhere on the bonnet. Does anyone have some suggestions of exact drill hole locations?
  2. M


    Hi guys, I’m new to the group. I’m looking to buy my first LC, I’m attaching a video of the car I’m looking at and after reading some of the posts on here about rust I’m looking for some advice. I was told by Arnold Clark that the rust I can see on the underside is surface rust, I’ve checked the...
  3. GrahamR

    Corroded filler pipe replacements/alternatives/mods?

    Hi everyone, My filler pipe is fairly corroded, (caught before it rotted right through anywhere though) and I'm loathe to replace it with a whole new £100+ pipe. It was a nightmare to get out, seemingly fitted in the factory before the body went on... I dread to think how difficult a new one...
  4. laszlo szucs

    Toyota Land Cruiser Prado TX 1997

    hello everyone KZJ95W-GKPST my name is Laszlo. im new. questions: -where can i find VIN number on my Prado? -please take a look of video and tell me should i invest time and money on this car...or too late? -TX. so what engine i have? Thanks very much for any help or advice. My plans are...
  5. GrahamR

    HDJ100 - Refurb before expeditions

    Hi everyone, Great forum, I've got some brilliant help from existing posts on here. This thread is a progress log of work to date... partly for me, partly as a place to post head scratching moments during the process and hopefully tap into the wealth of knowledge on here... 2002 Land Cruiser...
  6. S

    An 'is this amount of rust OK' thread...

    Hi all, Looking for an 80 and have found a couple which looked OK from the outside but MOT history revealed a long and bitter battle with rust... As a former defender owner I am quite aware of what damage rust can do to a car, and I think I'm right in saying that in LCs body rust is a bigger...
  7. Steve Best

    rust repair panels

    we have problems at the rear of the vehicle (in spite of extensive coating). Does anyone know of rust repair panels for the bottom of the quarter-panel ?
  8. S

    Soon-to-be 100 Series owner...

    Hello knowledgable people... I've just posted an introduction in the usual place. Medium time lurker, finally signed up! After a recent stream of Audi/BMWs and getting my 4x4 fix from work trucks, I've decided to sell my 330d and look for a late 100 series to hopefully enjoy for many years...
  9. cmcmill01


    Folks, Spotted these 2 rust problems the other day. This one is on the front driver side sill above the wheel. And the below rear passenger side wheel, beside the side step, why do you have an up turned lip, all it does is trap mud!!! Anybody dealt with rust in these places and/or have a...
  10. M

    Hello there, advice sought on 100s, rust, imports

    Hello everybody, my name is Dan and I'm in North Pembrokeshire. I lived in Japan for about 20 years and returned to the UK a few years ago. This is not my first post but I have belatedly realized that I should have introduced myself, so here goes. I am not an LC owner, but I could certainly use...
  11. R

    Should I Wrap My 100 series?

    So i have a 2002 100 series and its got a few spots on it where the paint has been chipped off and the metal is beginning to rust underneath it. Now i love driving my LC and i want it to last as long as it can. I recently learned about vinyl wraps and thought that might be a good idea to just...
  12. R

    How to take care of rust? (pictures included)

    So i have a couple spots on me 100 series where the paint has chipped off and its starting to rust. Any tips on how i can get rid of the rust, or at the very least prevent it from getting worse. Also is there any way i can fix/repaint the spots where the paint is gone, without having to repaint...