SILVER (ADVANTAGE) IDLER ARMS
FEATURES & BENEFITS
- Boot helps prevent contamination
- Forged stud for durability
- Low-friction bearing for ease of use
- Greaseable design for long life
- Coated for corrosion resistance
- Manufactured at ISO 9001-certified facilities to ensure consistent high quality
- Some ACDelco Silver parts may have formerly appeared as ACDelco Advantage
ACDelco Silver (Advantage) Steering Idler Arms serve as pivot points for the steering linkage assemblies in your vehicle, are economical replacement components for your GM and non-GM vehicle. These arms attach on the opposite side of the center link from the pitman arm and to the vehicle frame, supporting the center link. These dependable aftermarket steering idler arms offer quality and performance, all at an economical price. Some ACDelco Silver parts may have formerly appeared as ACDelco Advantage.
12 Month/Unlimited Mile Limited Warranty*: ACDelco offers a 12 month/Unlimited mile limited warranty on Silver (Advantage) Idler Arms. Effective on parts purchased April 1, 2018 and later to the original retail purchaser. Contact seller for limited warranty part details, qualifications, and possible labor coverage.
Learn more about our warranties: https://www.acdelco.com/parts/warranties
Can I use ACDelco Silver (Advantage) Chassis parts on my non-GM vehicle?
Yes. ACDelco Silver (Advantage) Chassis parts are for both GM and non-GM vehicle applications.
Should I replace my idler and pitman arms at the same time?
Yes. Your idler and pitman arms are exposed to similar wear conditions, so it is recommended that you replace them at the same time.
Should I perform a vehicle alignment after installing new idler or pitman arms?
Yes. Installing a new idler or pitman arm can interfere with your vehicle’s alignment, so performing an alignment after steering arm installation is recommended.
- Inspect or have your idler and pitman arms inspected for signs of wear. Exposure to dirt, road salt, and other harsh road conditions can cause wear and tear on your steering arms or cause connections to loosen. One way to test your steering arm assemblies is to try to turn the steering wheel while your vehicle is parked. If you can turn the steering wheel a significant amount without resistance, then you may have a worn idler or pitman arm.
- Replace your vehicle’s idler and pitman arms at the same time. Since the idler arm and pitman arm are exposed to similar wear conditions you should replace the steering arms at the same time. After your new arms are installed have a professional alignment done.