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I am looking at buying this 04 astro AWD with 71000 on it at a dead stop with my foot to the floor i feel a chattering would it be some thing in the transfer case or cv joints

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  • bcresto Aug 27, 2008

    Well I bought it and it was not the lifters it was the CV joints in the front end and i got them to give me a 2 yr 24 month warranty so i will make sure if it is going to go it will go in the first year and thanks for your help ,check out my web site www.bandcautorestoration.com and thanks again Bill

  • bcresto Aug 27, 2008

    I am sorry Ronnie i am thinking of my wifes car, some thing in the joint is going bad i can tell when i make a sharp turn and i check the front drive shaft there is a little play not much ,But if it goes it is covered,

  • bcresto Aug 27, 2008

    not yet ronnie

  • bcresto Aug 27, 2008

    I wont ,I am going to take my Buddy to see it and get his take all so He is a GM wencher and thanks a lot Ronnie

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I just changed the transfer case fluid in my wifes 2000 astro AWD. It made a jerking sensation on acceleration and when making a tight turn under acceleration. The fluid change solved all problems. Just make sure you use the factory lube. Auto trac II from GM dealer ,only $8.00 a qt.

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Dont buy it....sounds like possible lifters or the transfer case is going out on it DO NOT BUY IT

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  • Ronnie Houston Aug 27, 2008

    ive never heard of cv joints chattering...id have it double checked to be sure

  • Ronnie Houston Aug 27, 2008

    so did you buy the astro?

  • Ronnie Houston Aug 27, 2008

    you seem nice dont let anyone take advantage of you you dont deserve it

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