steering - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 Old 01-28-2008, 01:48 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: ithaca
Posts: 149
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
steering

on my 1996 f350 i noticed that the steering wheel isnt striaght with the tires its off some. I was wondering where do i start to look. would it be balljoints or steering gear box ? its the older boystyle..single rear wheels also.thanks
DonF350 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 Old 01-28-2008, 01:51 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
pinkfloyd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: reading,pennsylvania
Posts: 357
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via MSN to pinkfloyd
I'd take it to an allignment shop. If they can't adjust it out then you know you have other problems and go from there.

2002 f-250 4X4 XLT 7.3,
stock tranny
DP-Tuner F6 chip
mbrp ss 4" turbo back exhaust
diy intake with zoodad mod
3 pilllar guage setup with autometer guages Thanks Raul
valve body
boost fooler
NEXT ON LIST
torque converter





pinkfloyd is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 01-29-2008, 12:50 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: ithaca
Posts: 149
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
thanks dude
DonF350 is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 01-29-2008, 05:27 PM
BIG TRUCK, SMALL DRIVER
 
pipelayerjdh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Iva, SC
Posts: 5,877
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Ditto. A good alignment shop will diagnose the problems and not even charge you for an alignment. That's how I found my bad ball joints.

Derrick

My photobucket




'97 F-350 "FORDOR" 4X4 (Dually Conversion, Shackle Reversal, Technicooler , Auto Meter Gauges, 4" DIY Dual Exhaust w/ '08 tips, 4" DIY intake w/ AEM filter, Wicked Wheel 2, 360 thrust bearing, Homemade E-fuel conversion, Wildman Chip, 160cc DIY injectors , DIY IDM mod) 230K and counting...
pipelayerjdh is offline  
post #5 of 5 Old 01-29-2008, 07:18 PM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: ithaca
Posts: 149
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
thanks again do you think it could be very costly to fix it? worst case
DonF350 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome