Our steering and suspension components come pre-greased, sealed for long life, and do not require the extra maintenance typically required by greasable versions.

Direct Fit

Application-specific, with no modifications required.

Rigorously Tested

Made from higher quality materials than the competition. Built to have a longer life in any environment or road conditions.

State of the Art Manufacturing

By the same factories that the OEMs use.

Prepackaged for Your Convenience

Carefully assembled to include all of the parts you need, saving time and money.

Part Details

  • Kit Includes: (1) Idler Arm
  • Kit Includes: (1) Idler Arm Bracket
  • Quantity: 2 Piece Set

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

Please Note: Whenever replacing steering components, it is highly recommended to have a professional alignment performed on the vehicle afterwards.  Failure to do so may result in issues with steering and premature tire wear.

  1. step : Removing the Idler Arm (0:28)
    • Straighten out the cotter pin
    • Remove the cotter pin
    • Loosen and remove the castle nut
    • Insert a two-jaw puller on both sides of the steering arm
    • Tighten the puller to break the idler arm free
    • Remove the 21mm nuts from the idler bracket
    • Remove the idler arm and bracket
  2. step : Removing the Idler Arm Bracket (4:11)
    • Remove the 24mm nut on the idler arm
    • Remove the idler arm from the idler arm bracket with a two jaw puller
  3. step : Installing the Idler Arm Bracket (7:06)
    • Slide the arm onto the bracket
    • Tighten the 24mm bolt to the idler arm with a 12mm and 24mm wrench
    • Grease the idler arm and bracket
  4. step : Installing the Idler Arm (8:14)
    • Slide the idler arm into place
    • Tighten the 21mm bolts to the idler arm bracket
    • Tighten the 21mm castle nut
    • Slide the cotter pin into the castle nut
    • Bend the cotter pin to secure the nut

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers
  • Side Cutters

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 24mm Socket
  • 21mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • 2 Jaw Gear Puller
  • Grease Gun

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • Complete Metric Wrench Set

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very good quality idler arm is greaseable bracket is not easy to put in exact fit price is very good for the set I would recommend buying again when the time comes for replacement again
April 3, 2018
Purchased
4 months ago
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why is there not a grease fitting on the arm?
Jim S on Apr 3, 2018
BEST ANSWER: This idler arm is pre-packed with grease and is not serviceable.

Vehicle Fit

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  • 2004-2006 Chevy Silverado 1500 4 Wheel Drive Steering Kit (excluding Crew Cab) 2 Piece Set
  • 2007 Chevy Silverado 1500 Classic 4 Wheel Drive Steering Kit (excluding Crew Cab) 2 Piece Set
  • 2000-2006 Chevy Suburban 1500 Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2000-2006 Chevy Suburban 2500 Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2000 Chevy Tahoe Steering Kit (excluding Z71 Models) 2 Piece Set
  • 2001-2006 Chevy Tahoe Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2003-2006 GMC Savana 2500 Van Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2003-2006 GMC Savana 3500 Van Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 1999-2003 GMC Sierra 1500 4 Wheel Drive Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2004-2006 GMC Sierra 1500 4 Wheel Drive Steering Kit (excluding Crew Cab) 2 Piece Set
  • 2007 GMC Sierra 1500 Classic 4 Wheel Drive Steering Kit (excluding Crew Cab) 2 Piece Set
  • 2000 GMC Yukon Steering Kit (excluding Denali Models) 2 Piece Set
  • 2001-2006 GMC Yukon Steering Kit 2 Piece Set
  • 2000-2006 GMC Yukon XL 1500 Steering Kit 2 Piece Set

This part replaces:

  • OE # 12471378
  • OE # 19149615
  • Moog K6534
  • Moog K6723
Part #: 1ASFK05381

How-to Video:

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