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Old 07-02-2013, 01:02 PM   #1
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Loose steering

I have noticed that while driving my jeep seems to drift not dw but seems to steer itself at times does anyone have any ideas it has a 4 to 6 inch lift and 35s if that helps thanks in advance.

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Old 07-02-2013, 01:14 PM   #2
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Have someone rock the steering wheel back and forth while you or your mechanic look for any play in parts.

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Old 07-02-2013, 01:25 PM   #3
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I've done that also just replaced all bushings and tie tod ends
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Old 07-02-2013, 01:31 PM   #4
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Did you check the track bar? Also do you have the stock one or an adjustable? Also did you change out the stock steering stabilizer.
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Did you check the track bar? Also do you have the stock one or an adjustable? Also did you change out the stock steering stabilizer.
It has a stock track bar with relocation brackets by po I'm in process of changeling that now not sure about steering stabalizer
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It has a stock track bar with relocation brackets by po I'm in process of changeling that now not sure about steering stabalizer
It has a skyjacker stabalizer
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:12 PM   #7
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Are you putting in a new front track bar ? Adjustable or not?
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:12 PM   #8
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Adjustable front and rear and taking out the relocation brackets
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:18 PM   #9
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When's the last time you got an alignment?
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:46 PM   #10
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Last time I tried they said they couldn't because of the lift height not sure what to do about that and thanks for trying to help I'm lost
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:52 PM   #11
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Call around to different shops. Someone should be able to. Mention you have a lift and bigger tires.
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Old 07-02-2013, 03:00 PM   #12
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Ok thanks ill try to track a shop down my wife won't ride in it and that got me a little mad
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Old 07-02-2013, 03:06 PM   #13
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You don't need to take it to a shop to 'align' it. You can do it yourself. Educate yourself and get to it.

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Old 07-02-2013, 03:12 PM   #14
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I had the exact same problem it ended up being "tie rod roll" check your bushings on your tie rods most likely worn out. I ended up goin to 1 ton rod ends. If you haven upgraded your steering you will continue to get this problem. Have someone turn the wheel while your underneath looking at what the tie rods are doing
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Old 07-02-2013, 09:53 PM   #15
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Thanks guys for all the good info looks like I got some studying to do once again thanks
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Old 07-02-2013, 11:20 PM   #16
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You could do the alignment yourself. There are many guides out there. But if you mess it up you could find a shop somewhere.

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