AWD idlers upgrade

AWD idlers upgrade

Postby SainT [OP] » October 14th 2020, 7:20am

Hi guys!
After I read the topic about rack and pinion conversion -thoughts about didnt let me be calm ) cause i hate stock idlers so much!
Cause they die every 5k km
Here where I live (Russia ) when i bought new idler -i should pay the price of idler + shipping from US
And its very expensive for me cause shipping by airplane cost 13+ dollars per KG
1 MOOG idler cost near 100 bucks for me
Here is my invention in astro idlers )
Now i got more 15k with it in my steering and it tight as new
And spare parts 2 bearings 6202 and 4 bearings 6201
Attachments
IMG_20190804_200124.jpg
I weld a conductor from oem idler
IMG_20190804_230159.jpg
IMG_20190824_212133.jpg
I weld second point of support to prevent bolt cracking
Original Poster [OP]
SainT
Fueling (Empty tank)
Fueling (Empty tank)
Years of Membership: SainT has been a member for 5 full yearsSainT has been a member for 5 full yearsSainT has been a member for 5 full yearsSainT has been a member for 5 full yearsSainT has been a member for 5 full years
Posts: 10
Topics: 1
Joined: October 2015
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA):
Van Model Year: 1996
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: AWD 30x9.5 R15

Re: AWD idlers upgrade

Postby dcsleeper » October 14th 2020, 7:53am

'at's tractor fixin right there!
Please update your User Control Panel to include your location!!! it's in the upper right!
Profile | Edit signature

ChevyMaher wrote:If you don't want people saying you suck, which is the truth, stop sucking
User avatar
dcsleeper
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L1)
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L1)
Posts: 436
Topics: 20
Images: 77
Joined: April 2020
Location: North Carolina
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): DC
Van Model Year: 2004
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: I have 2 1AWD 1RWD

Re: AWD idlers upgrade

Postby Sailing_Faith » October 14th 2020, 9:10am

Nice work!
Image
Sailing_Faith
U.S. Armed Forces
U.S. Armed Forces
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L2)
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L2)
Years of Membership: Sailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full yearsSailing_Faith has been a member for 8 full years
Posts: 1290
Topics: 57
Images: 5
Joined: July 2012
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): s/v Faith
Van Model Year: 1997
Van Make/Model: GMC Safari
Extra Info: SLT 4.3l RWD G80


 
  • Related topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to Steering

It is currently March 1st 2021, 11:31pm

Steering Forum
SteeringSteering, Components, Linkages, Power Steering, Rack And Pinion, Tie Rods, Track Rod, Turning Radius, EPS, Ball & Socket Joints, Camber, Tilt Wheel, Steering Column
Moderator: chevy57bert
To create a new topic in Steering, click this button:
Previous topic Next topic
Recent Image Attachments
Attached by:
Attached by: Mmusicman
MmusicmanMmusicman is online!
in Steering
Views: 627
Comments: 29
Date: Feb 20 '21
Time: 12:26am
» Read last comment
Attached by:
arian
in Steering
Views: 627
Comments: 29
Date: Feb 11 '21
Time: 6:47am
» Read last comment
Attached by:
arian
in Steering
Views: 627
Comments: 29
Date: Jan 28 '21
Time: 6:03am
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: stent
stent
in Steering
Views: 369
Comments: 6
Date: Nov 07 '20
Time: 4:46am
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: Mmusicman
MmusicmanMmusicman is online!
in Steering
Views: 243
Comments: 3
Date: Oct 21 '20
Time: 7:55pm
» Read last comment

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: jhegmanjhegman is online!, MmusicmanMmusicman is online! and 5 guests