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Old 05-24-2009, 14:59   #1 (permalink)
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power steering problem

i seem to be getting a clicking noise coming from the steering rack. it can be felt through the steering wheel. happens when i back up, going straight or turning right. ive looked at all the ball joints and tie rods. had a friend turn the wheel it feels like its coming from the rack. is the rack toast? the clicks sounds like someones tapping hte steering column with a hammer(lightly though). its definitly metal on metal. really only noticeable when at parking lot speeds. been on a few forums and nobody seems to know what it is. thanks in advance
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Old 05-26-2009, 13:43   #2 (permalink)
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Re: power steering problem

PROBLEM SOLVED! It was the inner tied rod on the passenger side. Swapped it out and issue is fixed.
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Old 05-26-2009, 18:59   #3 (permalink)
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Good deal. Thanks for posting back and letting us know what you found.
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Old 05-27-2009, 08:11   #4 (permalink)
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yeah i figured id post my results in case anyone ever has a similar problem that hopefully theyll run across my post. its been bugging me for months now.
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Old 05-28-2009, 12:48   #5 (permalink)
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Glad to see your allset.
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