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Old 06-10-2011, 07:21 PM
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looks like the geometry is off on the drag link and that trac bar. they both should be in the same plane. Do you have a large enough drop pitman? is it to much drop?

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that'll just cause bump steer not wandering its also not that horribly off
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Old 06-10-2011, 07:44 PM
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actually bump steer insnt bad right now...
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Old 06-11-2011, 06:55 AM
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ok, i drove it again....when stopped and turning the wheel back and fourth there isnt hardly any play....but once you get goin and turn the wheel back and fourth it seems like there is alot of play....?
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Old 06-11-2011, 07:01 AM
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How is your track bar attatched? upper/lower points?
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Old 06-11-2011, 07:50 AM
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using rod ends....there is a pic of the upper end on the 2nd page...
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Old 06-11-2011, 08:23 AM
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rod ends like tie rod ends...???
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Old 06-11-2011, 12:31 PM
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like cheap heim joints....thts what was on there
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Old 06-11-2011, 12:34 PM
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maybe hit up tsc and get some of them tractor heims, there cheap and strong. put on new heims and relocate the trac bar
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Old 06-11-2011, 12:51 PM
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ready to try about anything.....last time i was in there i didnt see any tho...
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:08 PM
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another thing i noticed....when you turn the wheel like when making a turn the wheel does not spin back on its own...it will stay there...as in if i dont turn it back i could just keep going in circles without touching it...thinking im just gonna replace both the links...
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:34 PM
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is your stabilizer shot? maybe try taking it off and see how it steers..?
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:46 PM
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brand new... just put it on...
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Old 06-15-2011, 06:22 AM
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another thing i noticed....when you turn the wheel like when making a turn the wheel does not spin back on its own...it will stay there...as in if i dont turn it back i could just keep going in circles without touching it...thinking im just gonna replace both the links...
Check the power steering pump?

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is your stabilizer shot? maybe try taking it off and see how it steers..?
Just going to lead to bad bump steer
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Old 06-15-2011, 07:03 AM
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worm gear might be bad in the steering box
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