Toyota VDJ V8 70 Series Manual to Automatic Conversion
Video locations include:
Moreton Island (QLD)
Fraser Island (QLD)
Billy Goats Bluff (VIC)
The Wattagans (NSW)
Mt Walker (NSW)
East Coast Tasmania
A World First! Manual to Automatic Conversion to suit a Toyota VDJ V8 70 Series LandCruiser Using a Genuine Toyota 6 Speed Automatic
Included in the Conversion
Manufactured by Toyota is the strong, reliable and refined 6 Speed AB60 Automatic Transmission from the 200 Series LandCruiser.
- Rated for 900Nm of Engine torque at the Crank
- Brings revs down to 1550rpm (standard tires)
- Comes with our famous Nomad Valve Body
- Billet CNC Machined extension housing that bolts to the original transfer case
- No modifications to your chassis, drive-train or drive shafts.
The COMPUSHIFT is the premier transmission controller available on the market and will make your transmission come alive.
- Custom built to operate the Toyota 6 Speed
- No laptop required for modifying settings
- Display unit for monitoring of important parameters
- Manual control in sports mode for low range
- Selector position readout for automatic mode and current gear for when in sports mode.
Torque Converter Lockup is a staple accessory that we have developed over many years experience. It made sense for us to use it here.
- Manual control of the torque converter clutch at the touch of a button
- Keep transmission temperature under control
- 100% engine braking for downhill descents
- Reduce tacho jump while towing
- Perfect for long stretches of corrugated roads
We have done countless conversions and we have found the primary factor for success is how good the interior looks.
- Bespoke centre console to house the genuine Toyota Shifter Assembly
- Replace single cup holder with twin cup holders
- Smart phone pocket
- Large carpet lined center storage compartment
- 12v power outlet and twin USB plugs
- Can be customised to suit your needs (fee applies)
Not just a transmission, we want to improve your driving experience in other ways.
- DynaMat sound deadening layer under carpet
- Rear wall DynaMat and carpet for tray back or ute models for a great reduction of road noise
- Floor mats for front and rear (if applicable)
- Optional upgrade to full replacement carpet or vinyl for the entire vehicle
- Wash and vacuum of your vehicle if fitted at Wholesale Automatics or our approved dealers
When you are an automatic transmission, keeping your cool is your number one priority.
- Genuine Toyota automatic transmission oil cooler from the LandCruisers range of 4WD’s
- Custom made laser cut and bended brackets to mount the cooler behind the grill
- Twice the cooling capacity of the 200 Series turbo diesel LandCruiser cooler
- A stand alone cooler means no chance of cross contamination of coolant and transmission fluid
Cruising the open road with ease
- VDO plug and play quality manufacturing
- All electronic throttle-by-wire design
- Choice of stalk or wheel mounts
- Easy fitting
- Works perfectly with the automatic transmission
It’s all about the Power…
- Custom tuned performance chip systems
- 309 grade stainless steel 3” exhaust systems
- Replacement turbo upgrade systems
- Multi-stage performance systems
- Dyno Power runs available (fee applies)
The End Result
Vehicle variants that this conversion suits:
LandCruiser 76 Series Wagon – 1VD-FTV 4.5L V8 Turbo Diesel
LandCruiser 78 Series Troopy – 1VD-FTV 4.5L V8 Turbo Diesel
LandCruiser 79 Series Single Cab – 1VD-FTV 4.5L V8 Turbo Diesel
LandCruiser 79 Series Dual Cab – 1VD-FTV 4.5L V8 Turbo Diesel