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Wheels following road steering wheel lots of play
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Steering adjustment A lot of play in steering wheel, vehicle wanders all over the road
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Took my 2004 freestar to dealer for torque converter replacement yesterday. picked it up today and it steers squirly. the steering wheel turns hard at center, has a a clitch (bump) as it begins to turn left. to correct the steer from on side to the next you have to turn the steering wheel quite a distance like there is a lot of play in the steering. what could have happened just replacing the torque converter ?
Who knows what happened, one thing is sure the steering was dropped to pull the transmission out. Take it back it may be dangerous. ... 2004 Ford Freestar
My steering wheel has lots of play up and down , side to side i removed steering wheel i'm stuck on how to get the rest apart to tighten bolts in steering column
You're best to remove the entire column and do it in the bench, if you can get a diagram it will help a lot, assembilng a steering column is tricky, some parts are spring loaded and others only assemble in in the proper order, you got the steering co ... 1991 Chevrolet C1500
I have a 1988 ford F150. i recently had the ball joints, tie rods, and wheel beerings replaced. I still have to manually return the wheel straight after a turn, and i have a lot of play in the steering still. Should i replace the steering box?
With all that work done,you should also get a front end alignment as all those components combined could greatly affect the steering.Any front end suspension work as well as new tires should have an alignment done after.If you get it done and still h ... 1990 Ford F250
1998 isuzu rodeo lots of play in steering wheel
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I have a lot of play in the steering wheel
Provided as to wether or not your model has a steering damper (if smo, may likely need replacing) and the ball joints check good, it may be likely that you have a worn steering gear. Many types are adjustable or rebuildable. ... 1996 GMC Sierra
I own a 2002 Ford diesel F350 XLT Super Duty. My power steering has a lot of play in the steering. Steering wheel can move almost a 1/4 of a turn before the actual turn begins. What can be the problem be?
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Steering is loose, lots of play in steering wheel
You need to do what i call a dry check i do before performing an alignment have someone sit in truck and shift steering wheel from side to side lightly while you look at steering components check for loose pitman arm,drag link if used inner tie rods ... 1992 Ford Bronco
Steering problems My 1997 Dodge ram 1500 4x4 has a lot of play when driving down the road or turning. I had my ties rods replaced. Could it be my steering gear? My track bar is in good shape.
Sounds like a wheel bearing. ... 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Club Cab
My 1990 bronco has a lot of play in the steering i know its not the alighnment (or at least i think so) cause it doesn't pull one way or the other it drives straight but it has alot of play in the wheel is there something i can do to tighten that up?
Hi, there is an adjustment, on the top of the steering gear box, you will see a nut tightened against a cover on a stud. this is the sector shaft of the steering gear box. what you can do, is loosen the nut, and turn the shaft(not the nut) clockwise ... 1990 Ford Bronco
Loose steering I was driving down the road and all of a sudden the steering wheel developed alot of free play, I pulled over to check it and I could not see a problem but didnt chance it
Broken ball joint?..broken off / loose tie rod end?..check all your front end components for play ... 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac
Growling noise from front of my taurus while driving, it also makes a whining noise when i steer hard left. i had the right front wheel bearing changed but the noise's are still there. also the inner cv joint on right front is pretty loose like i can wobble it with my hand-could this be the source of my noise's? i was told that the inner cv joint has lots of play. but this much? also left inner cv joint i can just barely move it. could left wheel bearing sound like this and if so can the sound t
Cv joints will usually pop when they are worn out. I would suspect that its the powersteering, check the pumps fluid level and the tension on the belt.\015\012good luck dont forget to rate ... 1997 Ford Taurus
I have a lot of play in my steering wheel would like to fix it
This means that the steering assembly must be reset and overhauled. Only after the sttering links are checked and observed will it be possible that the work be confirmed.\012Normally the play can be reduced if there is any gaps in the links whi ... 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Considerable play in the steering wheel
You have worn steering components most likley the idler arm and pitman arm have play. also if balljoints, gearbox are worn will cause this have front suspension checked out ... 2000 Chevrolet Blazer
Lot of play in steering wheel - Cars & Trucks
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2000 Jimmy feels like its floating and lot of play in steering wheel. Best area for problem: torsion bars, sway bars, tie rods shocks?
Hi.. All of the above need checked plus track rods and ends, steering box play, steering column linkages,also at the wheels check the wheel bearings for excessive play and finally the ball joints holding the hub casings. I hope this info is of some h ... 2000 GMC Jimmy
Steering is really loose. There is about 2 inches of play in the wheel, and it is all over the road when driving
You need to check your front end very close. Start by making sure the ball joints and all 4 tie rod ends are tight, zero movement by hand. Also check the pittman arm, off the steering box and the idler arm, from the frame on passenger side. They shou ... 1988 Chevrolet Blazer
Yesterday i was driving around like usual and i made a stop at the local walmart. when i was leaving the parking lot i noticed that my steering wheel had an extra 90 degrees on play in each direction i got home checked the powersteering fluid and it was full.
Check your steering components like tie-rod ends and ball joints for excessive wear ... 2000 Chevrolet Malibu
Excessive play in the steering wheel, car is all over the road. What could this be?
The steering gear box is worn out. And, there's probably worn front suspension components adding to the problem. You will need to check the following parts for looseness or movement: Idler Arm, Upper and Lower Ball Joints, Control Arm B ... 1996 Isuzu Trooper
LOTS OF PLAY IN THE STEERING WHEEL NEED, TO CHANGE THE STERING BOX. HOW DO I DO IT? 1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Just unbolt the rag or flex joint, and then \015\012the steering box\015\012\015\012Have to have a puller for the pitman arm\015\012\015\012I don't know your skills,but I disassemble and\015\012repair. You may swap ... 1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee
I have lots of play in my steering wheel on 94 Land Cruiser. Can I tighten it up?
You were experiencing that because you have upgraded your tires. use factory tire size recommended. otherwise, u have to install additional sway bars to hold in place your tires to the steering wheel. ... 1994 Toyota Land Cruiser
Front end steering wheel has a lot of play in it
There will be wear in one of 2 places.1. the steering universal joint, this is on the engine side of the firewall and you need to have someone under the vehicle where they can see the joint and someone in the vehicle to wiggle the wheel, look for ... 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee
My steering wheel has a lot of play in it. i was told it could be the gear box. what will hapen if i don't get it fixed and just drive it like this
You can loose your steering and your going to go for a free ride to where the car will want to go. Thank you for using fixya and be safe, you can get a rebuilt Steering rack at Auto Zone for much less then the dealer or do the Salvage Yar ... 2006 Chrysler Neon
My steering wheel has a lot of play especialy when i turn what could be the problem?
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