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by astroturf
Sat May 19, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: Serious oil filter adapter problems
Replies: 18
Views: 4811

Re: Serious oil filter adapter problems

ld loan you a 10mm allen wrench gary... Jes shoot my a pm Dont give up!!! ps here is a parts breakdown... http://www.gmpartsgiant.com/Page_Product/PartDetail.aspx?modelYear=2005&model=Astro&make=Chevrolet&catalogCode=53M&subModel=2WD&rpo=X88&majorIndexID=00&isBigPicture=False&ddlSm=2WD&minorIndexID=...
by astroturf
Sat May 19, 2012 1:48 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: Serious oil filter adapter problems
Replies: 18
Views: 4811

Re: Serious oil filter adapter problems

Yep Skip I do remember that.What I am looking for a neutral materiel that is some got into the oil it would be no harm/no foul. In the interest of the site,here is what Zam did: http://astrosafarivans.org/bb2/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=347 Well there ya go... Hope it works out fer ya. Eliminate all of tha...
by astroturf
Sat May 19, 2012 8:58 am
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: Serious oil filter adapter problems
Replies: 18
Views: 4811

Re: Serious oil filter adapter problems

I am "trying" to change the gaskets on the oil filter adapter and have a major issue with a leak on a 1999 4.3 X engine.Hard to see up there and hold the O-ring in place along with the center gasket.I know some of you guys have dealt with this before and am looking for suggestions.It certainly is a...
by astroturf
Thu May 17, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: LOWERED / SLAMMED / CUSTOMIZED
Topic: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,
Replies: 82
Views: 27820

Re: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,

1Gary wrote:Stan,not to discourage you posts,but posting pictures of a major project like this sure would be cool.
See first post of this thread...
by astroturf
Tue May 15, 2012 11:09 am
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Weird Electrical no power, then power
Replies: 26
Views: 7129

Re: Weird Electrical no power, then power

Congrats, and fingers crossed...
by astroturf
Mon May 14, 2012 2:44 am
Forum: WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Topic: Hello, glad to be a member!
Replies: 4
Views: 1809

Re: Hello, glad to be a member!

Welcome Aboard
by astroturf
Mon May 14, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: LIFT KITS
Topic: DIY lift kit 2003 Safari
Replies: 65
Views: 48344

Re: DIY lift kit 2003 Safari

X2
by astroturf
Mon May 14, 2012 12:25 am
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: anyone know how to wire in a 3 wire 02 sensor
Replies: 6
Views: 2174

Re: anyone know how to wire in a 3 wire 02 sensor

Why?

Why not use the original replacement part?
by astroturf
Sun May 13, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Weird Electrical no power, then power
Replies: 26
Views: 7129

Re: Weird Electrical no power, then power

Don't be stupid...

No ground, No path for correct circuit operation.

A member could chase their tale all around the wiring, only to later discover a faulty ground.

Good Troubleshooting minimizes the length of time to make a proper repair.
by astroturf
Sun May 13, 2012 10:24 am
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Weird Electrical no power, then power
Replies: 26
Views: 7129

Re: Weird Electrical no power, then power

TB I never said only check grounds.

Check your grounding points first, as they are the most likely culprits...
by astroturf
Sun May 13, 2012 5:20 am
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Weird Electrical no power, then power
Replies: 26
Views: 7129

Re: Weird Electrical no power, then power

Sounds like an open, and not a short to me.

Have you inspected your grounds?
by astroturf
Sun May 13, 2012 5:10 am
Forum: LOWERED / SLAMMED / CUSTOMIZED
Topic: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,
Replies: 82
Views: 27820

Re: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,

Thanks Stan

Just thought I could get a sneak peek.

I will continue to watch. Thanks
by astroturf
Sat May 12, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: LOWERED / SLAMMED / CUSTOMIZED
Topic: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,
Replies: 82
Views: 27820

Re: Astro "El Camino" and other neat stuff,,,,

Stan do you have a sketch of what your final design will be?
by astroturf
Sat May 12, 2012 9:49 pm
Forum: ELECTRICAL
Topic: Weird Electrical no power, then power
Replies: 26
Views: 7129

Re: Weird Electrical no power, then power

Sounds like your battery is not charging.
by astroturf
Fri May 11, 2012 11:58 am
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: Intro to Rufus
Replies: 34
Views: 8102

Re: Intro to Rufus

Wow, That is alot of effort for a shop truck...

Are you sure this has not become yer new money pit?