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Old 08-02-2013, 02:21 PM   #1
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Steering troubles

Just put a new lift and 33's on and my steering is super sloppy and barely responsive. I put on a new steering stabilizer with the lift and wanted to know if anyone knew what the best option would be. New steering box? Pitman arm? I'm on a HS budget so I'm just looking for something to correct it and not an "overhaul" to the whole system.

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Old 08-02-2013, 06:44 PM   #2
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What size lift did you install?

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Old 08-02-2013, 06:49 PM   #3
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Try tightening the steering box adjustment screw a 1/4 turn. Its free.
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Old 08-03-2013, 01:40 AM   #4
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What size lift did you install?
I installed the 3.25 RC
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Old 08-03-2013, 01:41 AM   #5
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Try tightening the steering box adjustment screw a 1/4 turn. Its free.
Thanks bud!
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Old 08-03-2013, 05:15 AM   #6
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A good alignment will make wonders!
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Old 08-03-2013, 06:43 AM   #7
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A good alignment will make wonders!
Yup. If the issues showed up right after the lift install, then this is probably the solution.
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Old 08-03-2013, 08:58 AM   #8
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Yup. If the issues showed up right after the lift install, then this is probably the solution.
Yeah I already had it aligned and everything checked but still no solid fix.
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Old 08-03-2013, 02:38 PM   #9
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I hate to beat the dead horse but not all shops are setup to properly align a lifted vehicle. I bought my tires from discount tire and they sent me down the street to get the correct alignment. The guy said they could do it but it wouldn't be as affective.
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Old 08-03-2013, 03:13 PM   #10
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I hate to beat the dead horse but not all shops are setup to properly align a lifted vehicle. I bought my tires from discount tire and they sent me down the street to get the correct alignment. The guy said they could do it but it wouldn't be as affective.
Huh, all you can adjust is the toe. Whats so difficult about that. A couple of pieces of metal about 36" long bent at a 90 and a tape measure is all you need. String works too. Toe should be set about an 1/8 in on the front

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