atomic_fungus (atomic_fungus) wrote,
atomic_fungus
atomic_fungus

#5643: You know, I never did adjust the steering box in the Jeep.



They identified three issues: excessive play in steering box, incorrect caster, and a worn control arm bushing.

While I don't doubt that the Cherokee's control arm bushings need replacing, that's a full day's work to correct plus an alignment afterwards. But tightening the steering box is maybe half an hour's job, and I never did try that, so I think I know one of the jobs I'm doing in the garage today.

And I know I've got lots of play in the steering box.

Further bulletins as events warrant.
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments