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Old 01-22-2010, 11:39 AM
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Well I guess I get to be the stick in the mud, But doesn't using the steering wheel for leverage over time damage the bearings? Or do they not have bearings in the column in certain years/models?.
I know this is true with the older chevy's and fords but that's why I said I use my steering wheel for leverage and then I hop into my truck. I'm not really putting any force at all on the steering wheel most of it goes to the ground from the leg that pushed off with that make any sense at all lol.
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thank you everyone for your help, Ive had the truck for 6 years now and i have been "pulling" myself up with that handle since i bought it. I called the dodge dealership and they have one and will quote me when i get there. Thank you all very much for your help, and i will try and use more of my steering wheel from now on.
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Glad to hear that it's all gonna work out and be fixed.
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Might want to invest in a set of nerf bars . I wouldn't recommend pulling on the column . I've had to do some repairs on trucks that people use the column to pull themselves up and in . Real expensive as long as the parts are available .
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