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  1. Rack and pinion leak and slight play in tires?

    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...
  2. Where is the Leak Coming From??!!

    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...
  3. Steering and Suspension Upgrades.

    Suspension
    I have a wandering and unstable front end. The truck drifts and will not go down the road straight. I am constantly correcting the steering. I checked the steering shaft bushing at the fire wall and it is tight. Track bar and tie rods are mildly loose and worn. The end links are beat. I don't...
  4. tie rod / rack and pinion

    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...
  5. Tir Rod Recall?

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Looking for some help. I moved away from the address where i bought my truck and my old room mate mentioned that i had a recall notice for tie rods? Does anyone have more info on this? I have 2010 and apparently it's for 09 and up. Thank you:4-dontknow:
  6. tie rod adjustment help?

    Suspension
    hi i have a 1999 ram 1500 4x4 with 3.5in coil spacers and bolcks for lift and i just replaced the tie rods and tie rod ends with aftermaket. when i put it all back together and counted the threads to align it again the new tie rods had longer threads so the count wasnt worth anything. now the...
  7. 1500 Tie Rod Issues?

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I'm hearing a lot of buzz about tie rod issues on 2500 and above Rams. Are there similar issues with 1500 4x4s?
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