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by doyoulikeithere
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Farwell ASV .
Replies: 5
Views: 764

Farwell ASV .

Sold all my vans and most of my van parts.
dowsized a bit. Now I drive a Solstice or ride a yamaha.
Its been s slice.
by doyoulikeithere
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bittersweet news
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Re: Bittersweet news

Well that guy never did complete this deal so I still have quite the astro collection.

For Sale Cheap !!

PM Me.
by doyoulikeithere
Sun Jul 19, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: New Guy- Boise ID
Replies: 10
Views: 1684

Re: New Guy- Boise ID

Welcome Aboard ! I once picked up a 95 AWD for 350. The lady said it has a blown head gasket. I said how do you know it is a blown head gasket and she said that when they were driving along the van would fill up with steam and overheat. I got it started up and let it run for 5 minutes. It purred. I ...
by doyoulikeithere
Mon May 11, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bittersweet news
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Bittersweet news

My 2 shorty vans have been neglected far too long. A young fella saw a you tube video of my 5 speed 4wd lifted shorty, and made a comment on the youtube video. I responded of course, one thing led to another and last weekend he came out to have a look at these 2 vans. I made him a deal he cant refus...
by doyoulikeithere
Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Is the 4.3L an 'Interferrence' motor
Replies: 6
Views: 4560

Re: Is the 4.3L an 'Interferrence' motor

You Da Man Crunchy !!
:supz:
by doyoulikeithere
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Lifting & Lowering
Topic: Rear shock re mount
Replies: 10
Views: 5335

Re: Rear shock re mount

I liked the added benefit that because the van was lifted a couple inches, when you shorten the mount a couple inches the stock shocks still fit good.
by doyoulikeithere
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: FRONT AXLE / DRIVE AND CV SHAFTS
Topic: Front diff swap
Replies: 10
Views: 4427

Re: Front diff swap

Dude, if I had the run of that shop, I'd quit my job! ha ha
and build up my vans ! but alas, I am wishing to sell them both.
by doyoulikeithere
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Meet-Ups
Topic: West Coasters
Replies: 1
Views: 614

West Coasters

I'm about as west as you can get, living on Vancouver Island BC. Last week member "Timeless Being" was cycling thru my town with his beautiful girlfriend. We all got together and had a really nice dinner out. Was super nice to meet you both. I hope you had the best vacation ever cycling th...
by doyoulikeithere
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Casual
Topic: R.I.P. T.Low you will be missed
Replies: 8
Views: 3791

Re: R.I.P. T.Low you will be missed

Such Sad News.
We knew it was coming for years now, and now I have lost a few other friends to the same.
RIP T-Low
by doyoulikeithere
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Chassis
Topic: Recommendations for 2-3" Lift? - 92 Astro AWD EXT
Replies: 9
Views: 2836

Re: Recommendations for 2-3" Lift? - 92 Astro AWD EXT

the best rear 2" lift is simple, swap in S10 leaf springs.
by doyoulikeithere
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Chassis
Topic: Recommendations for 2-3" Lift? - 92 Astro AWD EXT
Replies: 9
Views: 2836

Re: Recommendations for 2-3" Lift? - 92 Astro AWD EXT

Somewhere on this site is a thread about a guy who modified the rear shock mount to simply shorten them up by 2" , Thus giving better ground clearance under the axle, as well as maintaining the original shocks. :) Shouldnt be to hard to find the thread and the mod is pretty simple for most mech...
by doyoulikeithere
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: High Pressure-Where is oil pressure sensor and relief valve?
Replies: 6
Views: 3960

Re: High Pressure-Where is oil pressure sensor and relief va

you can install a gauge near the distributor. there is a 3/8 npt fitting in the block with little stem sticking up, and a sensor plugged in right there. Install a 'Tee' and hook up the pickup for a gauge. Its straight out of the center of the back edge of the block, right by the distributor. pull th...
by doyoulikeithere
Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Head Gasket Leak? Piston Broke !
Replies: 4
Views: 2847

Head Gasket Leak? Piston Broke !

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by doyoulikeithere
Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Gary Jablonski
Replies: 6
Views: 3944

Re: Gary Jablonski

Rest In Peace Gary.
I imagine you are driving around in Ol Yellar right now up there with your 383 Stroker Blaring out your favorite tune ;)