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by AstroWill
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: Safari '93 shuts off when brakes on gear
Replies: 4
Views: 1957

Re: Safari '93 shuts off when brakes on gear

If it will shut off just by turning the wheel to lock, could be something as simple as a tuneup, IAC valve, throttle body cleaning...
by AstroWill
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: New guy in Washinton
Replies: 4
Views: 1860

Re: New guy in Washinton

Beautiful looking van, welcome to the site!
by AstroWill
Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: STARTING ISSUES
Topic: 2001 Safari hard or won;t start when wet outside
Replies: 3
Views: 1722

Re: 2001 Safari hard or won;t start when wet outside

Fireworks test(spray water and watch for arcing in the dark), check plugs, check wires visually and ohm them with a meter, check for distributor play: see videos here: https://sites.google.com/site/astrosafa ... or-disease
by AstroWill
Tue Feb 06, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: ASV Outdoors & Camping
Topic: Traveling the AlCan Highway
Replies: 8
Views: 3042

Re: Traveling the AlCan Highway

A stock Astro/Safari will handle it just fine. A good running van with decent tires, and a full sized spare(I wouldn't skimp on this). Always be prepared to take a different route though, I took an extra gas can strapped to the back but never used it, keep your tank full. Bring cash and more than 1 ...
by AstroWill
Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: WANTED!
Topic: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or AC)
Replies: 9
Views: 3490

Re: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or

Yes, he does, because I haven't been able to find mine in the black hole that I call storage. I know that I have two of them, but I guess that really doesn't matter when you can't find them.
by AstroWill
Sat Jan 06, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: DHC Off Road Skid Plates
Replies: 30
Views: 22545

Re: DHC Off Road Skid Plates

There are browser plugins that work around the missing pictures. Otherwise I backed it up here https://sites.google.com/site/astrosafa ... -skidplate
by AstroWill
Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: DRIVETRAIN
Topic: Front and rear LSD’s
Replies: 11
Views: 3992

Re: Front and rear LSD’s

Torsen tech. is very cool. I fell in love with the mathematics and the physics involved in the design. I love how the design “senses” traction differences. I love how it’s seemless and has no parts to wear out. By the way I love these things. I really took a gamble on the twin Torsen thing. There w...
by AstroWill
Thu Dec 07, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: WANTED!
Topic: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or AC)
Replies: 9
Views: 3490

Re: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or

Herbie wrote:
AstroWill wrote:PM me your address, I will send you one.
PM Sent. Thanks!
Got your address, will dig it out next week, don't worry about shipping.
by AstroWill
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: WANTED!
Topic: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or AC)
Replies: 9
Views: 3490

Re: WTB: Switch Blanking Plate (2gen dash, w/o rear heat or

PM me your address, I will send you one.
by AstroWill
Thu Nov 30, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Cat install
Replies: 4
Views: 2039

Re: Cat install

Post up a picture or the actual part number, would make it a lot easier to answer your question.
by AstroWill
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:02 am
Forum: OFF-ROAD
Topic: DIY sand ladders using Lynx levelers
Replies: 5
Views: 2287

Re: DIY sand ladders using Lynx levelers

Have you tried them yet?
by AstroWill
Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: INTERIOR
Topic: 2nd and 3rd row seat (Puzzling question from new member)
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

Re: 2nd and 3rd row seat (Puzzling question from new member

The middle row will have the latch for the passenger side seat belt. See pictures https://sites.google.com/site/astrosafa ... or/seating

The problem is that if you didn't buy it new, someone could have changed them out/swapped them around.
by AstroWill
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Stuck rear hatch
Replies: 16
Views: 8363

Re: Stuck rear hatch

Most likely where they bend, at the hinge of the door. Have you taken your switch apart and cleaned/lubed it?
by AstroWill
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: DRIVETRAIN
Topic: Swap 03 Astro Axles and Brakes with '00 Safari?
Replies: 4
Views: 2233

Re: Swap 03 Astro Axles and Brakes with '00 Safari?

With both vehicles being complete, you won't have any problem swapping it over.