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by sandpiper
Tue Jan 07, 2014 4:19 am
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: 1999 astro 0ne owner 138000 kms
Replies: 0
Views: 1418

1999 astro 0ne owner 138000 kms

selling our 1999 astro van, 138,000 kms ONE OWNER, has all the extras, all service records, anal about oil changes,always garaged,2wd, accidents? only bumpers replaced,will need tires in 6 months or so, cloth seats, dutch doors,seats8, have bought a truck so parking is an issue for us. would like to...
by sandpiper
Mon Nov 04, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: 1999 astro 137000 kms sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1165

1999 astro 137000 kms sale

thinking of selling my 99 at the end of December 2013, retiring. 8 passenger, all service records, one owner always garaged, only bumper replacement accidents, dutch doors, 3;73s back there, 137000 kms. no modifications. any interest out??? my phone is 6045300604 Langley or email winfit10@hotmail.co...
by sandpiper
Sat Mar 02, 2013 10:19 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: check engine light on
Replies: 7
Views: 3292

Re: check engine light on

follow up--- misfire happened again, scan showed #4, new plugs and wire set did the trick. thanks guys.
by sandpiper
Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: links for pickup forums
Replies: 2
Views: 902

Re: links for pickup forums

good one, thank you
by sandpiper
Sun Feb 10, 2013 6:49 am
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: links for pickup forums
Replies: 2
Views: 902

links for pickup forums

hi, I am looking for a good forum like this one for chev or gmc pickups esp for the year 2004. post some good links and I will love you for it. thank for your help in the past and thankyou in advance for links you may post. sandpiper
by sandpiper
Tue Feb 05, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: check engine light on
Replies: 7
Views: 3292

Re: check engine light on

update on check engine light--- put in some fuel injector cleaner yesterday, drove8kms to work, pushed a little bit hard on the way home, stopped at store 1 km from home, on restart the light was off. Pushed a bit means up to 80 kms per hour for two kms. I think it gets too much driving at 30-50 kms...
by sandpiper
Mon Feb 04, 2013 3:53 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: check engine light on
Replies: 7
Views: 3292

Re: check engine light on

thank you sir, patience is my strong point and is not hard work. regards Sandpiper
by sandpiper
Mon Feb 04, 2013 3:22 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: check engine light on
Replies: 7
Views: 3292

check engine light on

hello, my 1999 astro sufferd some moderate power loss and felt like misfire while climbing a small hill at 70kms and check engine light came on right away. engine now runs fine but still got the check light. how do I get rid of the light. Oil and coolant all look ok and no white smoke from tail pipe...
by sandpiper
Sat Mar 26, 2011 4:09 am
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: New member from Can.
Replies: 5
Views: 935

Re: New member from Can.

welcome to the club, Roy, from a fellow Canuck.
by sandpiper
Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:41 am
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: Another new guy.
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Re: Another new guy.

welcome aboard, nice job on the van, wish Ihad your talent.
by sandpiper
Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:28 am
Forum: BRAKES
Topic: rear brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 2146

Re: rear brakes

thanks for the info, will set them up tomorrow before I wear out my front ones.
by sandpiper
Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:23 pm
Forum: BRAKES
Topic: rear brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 2146

rear brakes

hello, anybody having trouble with rear brakes not ajusting automaticly on a 1999 astro? Ihad rears completly redone do to wear and they do not set themselves up???? any ideas? thanks
by sandpiper
Mon Feb 28, 2011 8:12 am
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: new member
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: new member

thanks for the welcome, its a great forum.ttyl
by sandpiper
Mon Feb 28, 2011 7:44 am
Forum: COOLING
Topic: flushing cooling system
Replies: 2
Views: 1323

flushing cooling system

just wondering how you guys with high mileage 4.3 vortec avoided intake manifold coolant leaks. I see lots of you have cranked on lots of miles. Mine is a 1999 with 122,000 kms on it and Iam starting to get a little concerned, should I just do a gasket change before it goes into the oil and ruins my...
by sandpiper
Mon Feb 28, 2011 7:11 am
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: new member
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: new member

hi, no plans for that, I like it stock with all its little shortcommings,it has been such a usefull vehicle for us.