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04 1500Silverado-How many Zerk fittings on this truck?

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by peterk800xc, Mar 10, 2005.

  1. peterk800xc

    peterk800xc Senior Member
    Messages: 188

    Just bought a new 04 1500 Silverado 4x4 and am wondering how many zerk fittings are on this truck so I don't miss any when the time comes to grease it? Thanks.
     
  2. TLS

    TLS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,425

    There are 11 on my 2500HD. Should be the same for your 1500.

    The 11 fittings:

    2 - Upper ball joints

    2 - Lower ball joints

    2 - Outer tie rod ends

    2 - Inner tie rod ends

    2 - Idler arm (one on top and one on the ball joint)

    1 - Pittman arm

    It is easy to miss the Pitman arm and the two on the idler arm assemblies. Their tucked