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post #1 of 4 Old 08-13-2010, 02:54 PM Thread Starter
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Steering Box Replacement, Red-Head Steering Gears

I ordered a Red-Head Steering Gear Box for my 2000 F250 4x4 7.3 and I'm considering replacing the pump while I'm at it. Looking for a pump vendor. Suggestions? Online or somebody in southern California.

Also, pulling the pitman arm, I don't have a puller as of yet. Any suggestions on acquiring a puller or a work-around.

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i just put a lift on and had to pull the pitman arm i went threw 4 before it came off. get more then one cuz you will most likly brake one lol

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I bought this one and it came off...piece of cake. I know it works for 2005+, not sure about 99-04

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you can go to autozone and rent a puller if u dont want to buy one..give them the $30 or w/e it costs, and when u return it, u get all your money back. Now if you break them. Ya, dont bother going back ha.

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