"I spliced into the camera video and feed it to my JVC head-unit as well as still going to the mirror. It works well. The splice is behind the driver's side kick-panel. Pretty sure there's a howto in the blue room somewhere..."
"I have the 86120-35401 type from my 2010. It was fully functional when I removed it after about a year of light use, to install a GPS unit. Not sure what it's worth. Make me an offer :) Located in Brentwood."
"At 18.5k miles over nearly 5 years, I have some sand-blasting effect, and quite a few surface nicks, but nothing where there's any cracking of the glass, so no repairs so-far. I do relatively few freeway miles, though...."
"They have a variety of trails (and artificial obstacles), ranging from the equivalent of bunny-slopes to something like triple-black-diamond. There's enough to have fun with a stock FJ, especially if you haven't been there before."
"I wonder how the cost of the Panasonic (which is only available from the dealerships, AFAIK) compares to the Optimas. My original will be 5 years old this summer. Sometimes I think it seems like it's not cranking as hard has it used to, but it…"
"I'd be interested in arguments for synthetic vs. steel too ... and opinions on the importance of dual-battery when running a winch. I'm sure there's lots of opinion on this in the blue room (etc.), but I haven't gone looking…"
I would like to apologize for the last minute change. Slate mountain trail is currently closed til may 1st.A few of us decided to run the eagle lake road trail. It is an easy to moderate trail. Stock 4x4 will be fine for this run.We are planning to meet between 8-830 at the chevron. At 4211 sierra college blvd in rocklin. It is right of i-80.Meet: 8-830 chevronDepart: 9 am and head for eagle lake trail (cisco, rvoir.Channel: 31 or 32 depending on size of groupSee More