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  1. Gen 4 Dodge Ram
    Hey everyone I am having a grinding noise in my front end on my 2013 ram 1500 I’m just under 115k miles it’s been going on for a couple of months the steering feels a Little loose when I drive but it’s barely noticeable no check engine lights or wobble just some noise it’s better on some days...
  2. Suspension
    so i have a 2002 dodge ram slt 4x4 i looked under the front of my truck where the rack and pinion are and the boots have fluid all over them and are dripping a little bit i then jacked the front end up and discovered on both sides the tires had a tiny bit of play at the 3 and 9 o'clock positions...
  3. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 4WD 2007 Ram 1500 SLT V8 4.7 liter truck. I noticed last night that my rack is covered in oil of some kind right along with my inner tie rod boots. Naturally, I assumed that my rack was leaking power steering fluid. You can also assume that if its power steering fluid my power...
  4. Suspension
    Sooo...I replaced the wheel hubs in my 2010 1500 4x4 4.7 a few weeks ago. I had a very hard time removing the old hub from spindle. I looked at youtube. One of my attempts to free included using a pry par lodged against the lower arm and wheel hub, Hoping to use pressure steering to try to force...
  5. Suspension
    I brought my Ram to the dealer this week for a state inspection and it was flagged for a very slight leak from the steering rack and pinion. It is leaking out of the big plug under what I assume is the pinion. It is the lowest bolt under the rack and pinion unit. My fluid level is fine and I...
  6. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    hey, im new to this forum, just need some help with the problem i have run into. i have a 03 ram 1500 5.7, 22 thousand k on it. yesterday i was driving with about 2k left till home and my tie rod snapped, complete catastrophic failure, i have pictures that i will post once i figure this...
  7. Suspension
    My brother's father in law has a 97 3500 and he is putting a rack and pinion on his front end and doing away with that problematic steering box. Has anyone done this before and had any luck with it? I am replacing my front end with all new MOOG parts, but I was thinking if I return all them...
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