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Old 06-22-2013, 11:51 PM
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Unhappy Steering wheel issues

I'm still having an issue with my steering wheel.Most of the time as im driving straight it"s kind of off center to the left.I;ve had it aligned at two different dealers.my truck only has 17500 miles,tires are not worn,air pressure is same in all 4 tires,and it doesnt pull left,it just doesnt sit even.Is this normal?
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my truck does the same. Ive taken it in twice to re-align and the steering wheel still sits off center just a hair. Annoying as hell.

Try a different shop maybe. and INSIST it is NOT YOUR ALIGNMENT, it's just the steering wheel off. Maybe they can help.
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It might be caused by the crown of the road? On some roads, mine does it, on others it doesn't.


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It might be caused by the crown of the road? On some roads, mine does it, on others it doesn't.


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ya I know what ur sayin, could be in her case. not in mine tho. takin it to a different alignment shop with a brand new machine here soon
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If it does it all the time, then they don't have the steering wheel straight when the do the toe-in alignment. I've corrected it myself on older cars by moving the two tie rod adjustments in equal amounts but opposite directions to get the steering wheel straight, then taking it again for an alignment to make sure the toe is correct. They need to take a little more time to do the alignment correctly, making sure the wheel is centered after each movement of the tie rod adjustments.

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