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Old 03-25-2009, 09:42   #1 (permalink)
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hey everyone im a newbie here so i hope you can help me out. I have an 02 supercrew 4x4 with some scary steering. Its only when im on the brakes slowing down from speeds above 40-45 and only at those speeds. When i get to 40-45 my front end has this shake and my steering wheel goes back and forth. I have replaced all my tie rods, hub bearings, and idler arm, just had an alignment, and balanced and rotated the tires. that helped a little but it is still there. Any suggestions?
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Old 03-27-2009, 04:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: scary steering

warped rotors maybee??
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Agree with rock31. Also make sure your rear brakes are working and not putting 100% of the load on the fronts.
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Re: scary steering

Yep problem is most likely with the brakes. Warped rotors probably. They may need machining or replacement.
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