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Old 04-12-2017, 11:49 AM   #1
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Really cool rear hatch.....Toyota FT-4X Concept Previews FJ Cruiser Successor » AutoGuide.com News
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Old 04-12-2017, 12:04 PM   #2
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Interesting. However they don't show if the back doors open. And only a 4 cylinder engine? Yeah, don't think so. I want a bit more umph than that! And I can definitely see the FJ in some of their design.
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Interesting. However they don't show if the back doors open. And only a 4 cylinder engine? Yeah, don't think so. I want a bit more umph than that! And I can definitely see the FJ in some of their design.
There are about 6 pictures with the rear open, either sideways or flip up, 2 way opening rear hatch is very unique.
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Old 04-12-2017, 12:37 PM   #4
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but does it tow?
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but does it tow?
According to information on the internet the 2017 FJ has a towing capacity of 1500 kg or 3300 lbs.
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Old 04-12-2017, 01:39 PM   #6
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According to information on the internet the 2017 FJ has a towing capacity of 1500 kg or 3300 lbs.
The FJ Cruiser has not been sold in North America since 2014 model year. Any details you may see for current FJ's would be for those sold offshore.
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There are about 6 pictures with the rear open, either sideways or flip up, 2 way opening rear hatch is very unique.
Ooo, I should have said "side" doors, not back - thanks for that catch. yeah, I really like how those back doors open. That's one of the things I really love about my FJ is how the back door opens to the side. I really don't like those that lift up (as I've gotten water down me when lifting the Tundra's canopy door - ack!).
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The FJ Cruiser is my all time favorite.. it's a little thing that tows a lot (5000lb) and goes virtually everywhere stock, great clearance and not too big to drive. I was really sad when we lost our FJ and the replacement for the function(s) I want turns out to be two vehicles - basically an offroad truck and a tow vehicle..

That said being a fan of square truck I'd probably still buy this even if it doesn't tow
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The FJ Cruiser is my all time favorite.. it's a little thing that tows a lot (5000lb) and goes virtually everywhere stock, great clearance and not too big to drive. I was really sad when we lost our FJ and the replacement for the function(s) I want turns out to be two vehicles - basically an offroad truck and a tow vehicle..

That said being a fan of square truck I'd probably still buy this even if it doesn't tow
There are a few of us on this site who still tow with an FJ Cruiser. Here is mine:

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There are a few of us on this site who still tow with an FJ Cruiser. Here is mine:

Now if I could only get the youngest to sell hers to me . Pat
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