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by okie1
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: for sale 1985 astro
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Re: for sale 1985 astro

Very nice van, I hope you find a buyer who understands these vans & appreciates it. Good luck sir. =D>
by okie1
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: GENERAL PROCEDURES
Topic: replacing front hub
Replies: 8
Views: 4223

Re: replacing front hub

WOW! that is a long time follow-up, several years. Things aren't made like they used to be for sure, 40.000 miles not bad, or good either.
Just replace it with the best and go on ahead.
thanks for the follow-up :supz:
by okie1
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: TIRES
Topic: New set of tires YES!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 267

New set of tires YES!!!

Just bought a new set of tires for my 1994 Astro, got to say, love them. New tires make such a difference all around in handling, ride & safety. My (7-8 years old) tires still had pretty good tread but time to replace them. not bad for an old 1994 Astro, just turned over to 100K few months ago. Thin...
by okie1
Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: SUSPENSION
Topic: Shock Absorber choices?
Replies: 10
Views: 3393

Re: Shock Absorber choices?

KYB for mine, but it is a 1994 2wd & pretty much stays on the highways. :supz:
by okie1
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: MEMBER'S VANS PICTURE/VIDEO POST
Topic: Embarking on an excellent journey with my SLX
Replies: 8
Views: 2500

Re: Embarking on an excellent journey with my SLX

Keep us up to date & with pictures. :cheers:
by okie1
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: MEMBER'S VANS PICTURE/VIDEO POST
Topic: In all her glory 1994 Astro conversion
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Re: In all her glory 1994 Astro conversion

Captn. Crunch wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:06 am
That’s the spitting image of my first Safari van. Been in love and driving nothing but ever since. She’s a beauty congratulations
Thanks, this is a sweet van, I am 2nd owner, have had it for close to 10 years. I have learned a lot about workin on this van over the years. :supz:
by okie1
Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: MEMBER'S VANS PICTURE/VIDEO POST
Topic: In all her glory 1994 Astro conversion
Replies: 2
Views: 666

In all her glory 1994 Astro conversion

My old Astro conversion van, lookin good.
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Well the van turned 25 years old & I was just showing her off. Just over 100,000 miles & now running like a top.
by okie1
Tue May 28, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: DRIVETRAIN
Topic: Van locked up/died in parking spot
Replies: 33
Views: 3274

Re: Van locked up/died in parking spot

Thanks for the follow up post, now we know what happened & that may help someone down the road. Glad your going again. :supz: :supz:
by okie1
Thu May 16, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: Where is it located
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Re: Where is it located

Thanks I did eventually find it, right where you said, thanks again.
by okie1
Tue May 14, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: Where is it located
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Where is it located

On a 1994 Astro, where is the wire that must be unplugged to set the timing located? I have looked in many mentioned places but cannot locate.

Thanks for any help
by okie1
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: New to this for and the Astro/Safari platform...quick questi
Replies: 28
Views: 2743

Re: New to this for and the Astro/Safari platform...quick qu

Took me over 3 years to get the one I wanted, was worth the wait, that was almost 8 years ago & still happy with my choice. :cheers: :cheers:
by okie1
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: New User - Santa Cruz CA
Replies: 7
Views: 1325

Re: New User - Santa Cruz CA

Good job & nice van. Keep up the good work. More pics when you can. :supz:
by okie1
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: anyone interested in promoting the site?
Replies: 8
Views: 1674

Re: anyone interested in promoting the site?

What do you have in mind? I have been a member here for a while, November 2011. I post occasionally, just not much feed back.
by okie1
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: BP's future Super Sleeper - 2001 AWD Astro LS
Replies: 3
Views: 1121

Re: BP's future Super Sleeper - 2001 AWD Astro LS

Congratz, you found a nice one. Keep us up to date as you go along. Very nice :supz:
by okie1
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: David from Ohio
Replies: 2
Views: 1122

Re: David from Ohio

WELCOME to the forum David, a lot of good people with a lot of good information here. I once lived in Ohio, near Wooster, a long time ago.
Hope you enjoy the forum.
:supz: