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1986 Toyota Ifs

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In 1986, Toyota took away the much-loved front solid axle and replaced it with independent front suspension (IFS). The dirt-road ride was better with the new setup, but we lamented the loss of axle articulation. Guys would later go to some crazy ends with custom third members, drive axles, and A-arms to try to make their IFS work well for tough trails.