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Old December 11th, 2011, 06:33 PM   #1
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Default "Wanted" six lug rear axle for Chevy Astro van- 3.42to1 ratio

Need rear axle for chevy astro van asap.
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Old December 11th, 2011, 11:07 PM   #2
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Six lug? Every rastro I've ever seen had a 5 lug 7 5/8 ten bolt.
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Old December 12th, 2011, 11:30 PM   #3
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2003 and up are six lug. Need one for my parents' van I am repairing.
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Old December 14th, 2011, 06:54 PM   #4
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Old December 15th, 2011, 11:00 AM   #5
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I know it's a longshot, but have you thought of rebuilding the axle they have? I only ask because I picked up a 2004 AWD that had bad carrier bearings and I decided to rebuild the whole shebang.

New gears, a master install kit, new axle bearings, a torsen limited-slip diff and all the tools I needed to do it myself came in just under $700 total.

I used www.ronsmachiningservice.net - they had the lowest prices, and if I wasn't set on the torsen rear (my Eaton locker looked worn out), I could've done it a helluva lot cheaper.
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Old December 15th, 2011, 08:54 PM   #6
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I know it's a longshot, but have you thought of rebuilding the axle they have? I only ask because I picked up a 2004 AWD that had bad carrier bearings and I decided to rebuild the whole shebang.

New gears, a master install kit, new axle bearings, a torsen limited-slip diff and all the tools I needed to do it myself came in just under $700 total.

I used www.ronsmachiningservice.net - they had the lowest prices, and if I wasn't set on the torsen rear (my Eaton locker looked worn out), I could've done it a helluva lot cheaper.
Thought about it but I was hoping not to spend anywhere near that on a GM 10-bolt. I found complete axles for 400-500 dollars with 100,000 miles or less. I guess I will just have to bite the bullet. Thx.
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