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post #1 of 2 Old 03-12-2008, 04:08 PM Thread Starter
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ive noticed lately that i have alot play in my steering wheel. i can move it a bit in both direction and the truck does nothing. plus i have alot of creeking in the front end. any help would be great. thanks

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Have someone turn the steering wheel while you watch the tie rods for movement. There are many parts that wear under there. Look at the pitman arm also. If they are all good, it may be the steering box or column universal.


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