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    Steering wheel coming un centered

    Anyone have a solution to mu JKU rubicon having the steering wheel coming un centered after being in a hard twist with suspension ?? I've upgraded drag link, track bar and tie rod assembly. i have new control arms on the way.
    it's irritating and i know others having the same issue !?

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    Been Around the Block trailraider's Avatar
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    do you mean off centre when finished off roading and driving home? then you centre and it does it again?

    I would start looking at your track bar upgrade and steering components. something is bent.
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    Nothing but a Thing Red Knight15's Avatar
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    Bent my tie rod on a rock, front tires were toed in about a inch. Better check alignment or you will kill your tires. Steering wheel was clocked about 2" or so to the left


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    Quote Originally Posted by trailraider View Post
    do you mean off centre when finished off roading and driving home? then you centre and it does it again?

    I would start looking at your track bar upgrade and steering components. something is bent.
    yes on how it happens. I have teraflex steering components. It has happened a few times. I have a few others having same issue. I am slowly upgrading and supporting everything to hopefully stop it.

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    Been Around the Block QuicksilverJK's Avatar
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    Something is getting bent, either your drag link or tie rod.


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    Administrator wayoflife's Avatar
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    As mentioned, something is bending OR something is tearing like a track bar mount OR your sector shaft is cracked and twisting. I have seen all the above happen.


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    Old Timer ttfhell's Avatar
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    Check the clamps on your drag link. They should be closing tight on the gap not on the solid part of the adjuster. If that makes sense.


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    Caught the Bug txk1956's Avatar
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    Good info. Great forum.


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