1. Upper control arm ball joints (both sides)
2. Lower control arm ball joints (both sides)
3. Three leaky freeze plugs on the engine block
4. 2 Idler arms
5. New shocks all the way around
Normally I would have tried these repairs myself but the fact that special tools were needed and I found a mechanic that didn't charge an arm and a leg, I had the work done.
The van is riding remarkably better which makes the other problems stand out a little more. More to come. I am going out to work on the van......