Monthly Archives: August 2014


Well yesterday we disconnected the last few items and pulled Trips old engine out.  It came out easily with the fork lift. I then drove the Silver Sixty for the last time. It was bitter sweet … as i’m sad to see the old sixty go but i’m glad we are moving […]

This week

I have continued to clean up parts of the engine and then paint them.  We removed the water pump since is it easy to change now and I am in the process of ordering another one.  I am having a little trouble finding one.  I originally order a Gates 43314 Water […]

Moving Day

Well today is the day to move Trip to our friends Shawn’s house where the engine swap will take place.  We were able to winch Trip onto the trailer with my husbands FJ40.  I sat in the truck to steer , my husband was in his FJ40 controlling the winch […]