Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby TucsonAstro [OP] » May 30th 2010, 7:34am

Hi guys. I would like to know which front end you recomend for my 98 Astro. I have been thinking alot of replacing the front end grill for a Safari one. I kinda like it better. But you guys think i should stay Astro or go Safari??
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby astroturf » May 30th 2010, 11:41am

Hey Tucson... Man we think alike... That could be a good thing or bad... Just don't ask anyone here OK.

I have been thinking about this for awhile. Here is the thread that's pushing me pretty hard: viewtopic.php?f=11&t=326&start=0

Have a look, and keep us posted. Your change may push me over the edge. Jim
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby Woodweasel » May 30th 2010, 3:49pm

The truth comes out! Your a closet Safarian ! :rofl:
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby 94 Van Guy » May 30th 2010, 3:59pm

Woodweasel wrote:The truth comes out! Your a closet Safarian ! :rofl:

:rofl:

Everyone has an Astro... there must be ten to one. I like the GMC thing my self, so you have my vote.

PS If I were looking, I wouldn't turn down a good Astro if I found it!
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby astroturf » May 30th 2010, 4:02pm

Oh Heck... I've been found out. Oh and another thing... I've been called Worst...
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby rev_les » May 30th 2010, 4:54pm

I kinda prefer the GMC grill as well,I wasn't dissapointed at the idea of using my 400 dollar safari parts van front end on the crashed '95,but instead, I'm just gonna drive the parts van :mrgreen: ( actually the wife's gonna be driving it)
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby JaseS10 » May 30th 2010, 5:29pm

If I come acrossed a safari grill I'm definitely going to swap out. Its just got a cleaner look to it.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby astroturf » May 30th 2010, 5:40pm

Heck I think a new plastic GMC grill can be had new for around 50 bucks. I will get around to it one day. Jim

PS I gonna keep my glass headlight bulbs also. I like em better.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby TucsonAstro [OP] » May 30th 2010, 5:45pm

Woodweasel wrote:The truth comes out! Your a closet Safarian ! :rofl:


Thanks guys for your replys. The thing is that I used to have a 97 Chevy truck and I always wanted the GMC grill on my truck. It never happened, when i got my Astros I just kept that idea. :D I think I do kinda like the GMC better. I don't know.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby AstroCan » May 30th 2010, 10:16pm

Man leave the Chevy front, looks best IMO. I have a GMC Jimmy and always wanted the Blazer front lol.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby tedanderson » May 31st 2010, 1:28am

It would be cool if you could put a bowtie emblem in place of the GMC.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby astroturf » May 31st 2010, 1:30am

I would Most Certainty remove the GMC logo... As a matter of fact, I am a fan of debadging a vehicle.
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Re: Astro to Safari Headlights & Grille

Postby TucsonAstro [OP] » May 31st 2010, 2:13am

tedanderson wrote:It would be cool if you could put a bowtie emblem in place of the GMC.


Yes sir.. I just like the style of the grille. But I won't leave the GMC on there. Maybe a billet grill.
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