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Old 10-01-2009, 12:32 PM
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Offset steering wheel

My steering wheel points off to the right when I'm going straight, it's been like this since I bought it and its really not a big deal. Is because of bad installation when they put in the steering stabilizer? How do I fix this?

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Put it up on jackstands (front only) make sure tires are pointing sraight. Loosin the 2 screws on the steering just below the pitman arm. Once they are u can rotate ur steering wheel back to center. Tightin them up a little bit check to make sure if it is centered. If u like it tighten it down and ur done.

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So should I just PM you directly with my next problem and stop wasting posts on here? JK, lol. Thanks again JD, always helping me with my Jeep problems
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No need at all to put it up on jackstands for this adjustment, it is just as easily done with the front tires on the ground.
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I say split the difference.. one tire on ground one in the air..
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I say split the difference.. one tire on ground one in the air..
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No need at all to put it up on jackstands for this adjustment, it is just as easily done with the front tires on the ground.
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get the tires straight, then adjust and have a friend watch the wheel
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I say split the difference.. one tire on ground one in the air..
I actually heard its easier to make this adjustment if you have the rear of the jeep on jackstands
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Blankety-blank frigging mods.
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lol you guys crack me up. how bout this you loosin one of the 2 bolts with the tires on the ground then the other with the front of the truck in the air then wen you adjust the wheel you have one tire on the ground and one off.

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