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I just put on a new steering box. The truck now steers real far one way and not very far the other. What did I do wrong? It isn't my steering stops. Could the Pitman arm be off center so to speak?
 

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most likley it is your pitman arm not centered.

i have had them jump time internally before but it takes alot of abuse to get the case to flex enuff to let the balls fall out.
 

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Take your draglink off the pitman arm. Turn the steering wheel all the way to lock. Turn it the other way to lock counting the turns. Say it is 4 1/2 turns lock to lock, turn it back 2 1/4 turns this centers it. Make sure your pitman arm is "clocked" right, on an IFS box it should be pointing straight back. Adjust draglink to fit. Bolt back together, should turn equaly both ways. Oh yeah make sure your wheels a straight when doing this. Ask Mossberg!!!! <IMG SRC="smilies/mad.gif" border="0"> <IMG SRC="smilies/mad.gif" border="0">
 

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If you look closely, their is a line scribed on the pitman arm and across the face of the shaft. Align them to each other and your good to go.
 

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Thanks fellas I had my truck in gettin painted so I called firestone and they came over and fixed it and aligned the front end. $20 bucks aint bad.
 
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