While axles are durable and usually hold up well, over time your truck’s axles will weaken and begin to fail, especially when putting it through serious tasks like hauling heavy loads or going off-roading. When that happens, it’s important to invest in a quality replacement axle that’s going to hold up over time. The axle is the bar that turns your wheels and it’s very important that it remains in one piece while you drive around.
The axles sold at American Trucks are known for their durability and are excellent for everyday use or for off-roading. They are composed of tough alloy metals such as Manganese carbon steel and other unique metal combinations. The resulting product is lightweight and exceptionally strong. You can count on the axle to hold up to regular abuse without issue and to keep going again and again.
Axles are sized very specifically for each model year of Silverado 1500, so choose the right option carefully. Make sure the model, year and drive type is known before buying an axle for your vehicle. Only then can you rely on it to function properly. Get a good quality axle and you’ll be able to take your truck everywhere with confidence that it will keep on moving. The axle is the foundation of your truck’s drive system, so don’t skimp and put a low quality part on it or you’ll be in for trouble. Instead buy a good solid axle that’s going to hold up, and you’ll have nothing to worry about.
- 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
- LT Z71, LTZ, Z71, LTZ Z71, WT, Work Truck, XFE, Hybrid, Lingenfelter Reaper, Custom, Special Ops Edition, High Country, LS, LT Silverados
- Engines: 4.3L Vortec V6, 4.8L Vortec V8, 5.3L Vortec V8, 5.3L Flex-Fuel Vortec V8, 6.0L VVT Vortec V8, 6.2L VVT Vortec V8, 4.3L EcoTec3 V6, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8, 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 Silverados
*Please see Silverado parts pages for any exceptions.