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by scarecrow
Fri Nov 28, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: TRANSMISSION
Topic: trans removal time frame and cost
Replies: 1
Views: 1660

trans removal time frame and cost

how long does it take to remove a trans from a 05 awd ? and what is the avg cost to rebuild ?

I found a really clean 05 awd with 155k on it but the trans is bad im debating on buying it if I can get it cheap enough.
by scarecrow
Fri Jun 21, 2013 8:24 pm
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: 98 idles touch the gas pedal it stalls.
Replies: 3
Views: 2163

Re: 98 idles touch the gas pedal it stalls.

yea i know my old van ran fine with 54psi. and either way i should be able to atleast hit the gas and have it not stall with 52psi.
by scarecrow
Wed Jun 19, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: 98 idles touch the gas pedal it stalls.
Replies: 3
Views: 2163

98 idles touch the gas pedal it stalls.

need some help here. im picking up a 96 or a 98 I forget exactly. the van sat for about 8 months I don't know if it ran fine before it was parked or not. the van starts hard but starts , idles fine when you touch the gas pedal it wants to stall. it was throwing a code for the crank sensor that was r...
by scarecrow
Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:15 am
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 1619

Re: barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?

great i am very happy to hear that. i personally do not like the dutch doors and rear air is a must!
by scarecrow
Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:14 am
Forum: TIRES
Topic: 32x11.50x15 tires on a awd
Replies: 13
Views: 12100

Re: 32x11.50x15 tires on a awd

i would love to just say F it and do a sas w/ 33x12.50`s and a 4bt cummins conversion. now that would make for a bad ass astro!
by scarecrow
Sat Apr 28, 2012 12:02 pm
Forum: TIRES
Topic: 32x11.50x15 tires on a awd
Replies: 13
Views: 12100

32x11.50x15 tires on a awd

i am going to be building another awd van here soon. it will be lifted 4 inches has anyone tried to fit a 32in tire on there van with the overland 4" kit? if so what wheels did you use and what was the backspacing on em?
by scarecrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: "The Throttle" does "Off Road Vans": Some familiar faces
Replies: 4
Views: 2027

Re: "The Throttle" does "Off Road Vans": Some familiar face

i would like some more infor on 7 , 14 and i guess 23...
by scarecrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 2:33 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 1619

Re: barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?

well hot damn...the search continues...thanks!
by scarecrow
Fri Apr 27, 2012 11:32 am
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 1619

barn doors w/ rear air does it exist?

can i get a astro/safari with barn doors and rear air? every van i find with rear air has the dutch doors.
by scarecrow
Tue Apr 24, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: MEMBER'S VANS PICTURE/VIDEO POST
Topic: '99 Safari 1Ton 4x4 Cummins power
Replies: 39
Views: 11762

Re: '99 Safari 1Ton 4x4 Cummins power

that has got to be the coolest thing i have ever seen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!......I WANT IT!
by scarecrow
Tue Apr 24, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: 4" lift ,31s w/ 4.10 what mpg`s?
Replies: 4
Views: 3394

Re: 4" lift ,31s w/ 4.10 what mpg`s?

yea i know towing my mpg is gonna drop towing im not worried bout that. i was just curious about normal driving.im getting about 12mpg in my jeep grand cherokee now and i dont want anything worse than that. and thats on 33" tires with 4.56 gears.
by scarecrow
Tue Apr 24, 2012 12:54 am
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: 4" lift ,31s w/ 4.10 what mpg`s?
Replies: 4
Views: 3394

4" lift ,31s w/ 4.10 what mpg`s?

ive been thinking about getting and building another awd astro i miss my old 95. for those of you running a 98-04 astro with 31" tires and 4.10 or 4.56 gears what kinda mpg`s are you seeing? right now i am thinking of getting a loaded 98-04 lift it 4 - 5 inches run 31 inch tires regear to 4.56 do a ...
by scarecrow
Mon Jan 23, 2012 5:44 pm
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?
Replies: 18
Views: 6668

Re: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?

no thanks on the buy back. i sold it to him for 3k. i did the lift instal in my brothers garage. nothing special on the lift go to overlandvans.com look at there 4"kit for 95 up AWD astro and that is what it has. only upgrade was the full rear lift spring. the van does look great. i have been thinki...
by scarecrow
Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:33 am
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?
Replies: 18
Views: 6668

Re: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?

it also has the short (better) torsion bars and the front ball joints have been relocated to the bottom of the upper arm. stock gears 3.42s no locker or limited slip. this is how it was set up for me when i had it.
by scarecrow
Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?
Replies: 18
Views: 6668

Re: How much lift is on my new to me Astro?

OH CHIT THATS MY OLD VAN.................sits about 5.5" i built that van 3-4 years ago maybe sold it april of 2010. look thru my posts it has overland 4in lift with the torsion bars up a bit. 4" inch full lift spring in the rear with the shackles set at 1.5". that van was my daily driver i never ha...