2010 - Volume #BFS, Issue #10, Page #81
Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue  | Print this story ]

    «Previous    Next»
Safe Way To Fix Dodge Ram Steering Problem
Dodge Rams made from 1994 to 2002 have a steering problem that causes the truck to wander. If not corrected it will develop into what is known as a death wobble. The problem is caused by a loose tracking bar, and replacing the tracking bar will only temporarily solve the problem.
  How to check for the tracking problem: With the wheels on the ground and pointed straight ahead, unlock steering wheel (do not start engine) and have someone jerk the steering wheel left and right while you observe the upper end of the tracking bar for up and down movement. Also check the bushing on the axle end of the track bar. (New bushings are available.) Then check the 4 tie rod ends, this kit will rebuild them (one kit per joint).
Luke's Link offers a rebuilding kit that will rebuild your tracking bar for the life of the truck. It is safe, easy to install and costs less than $70. It has a 100% Guarantee. Also works on Jeep Cherokee track bars and some Ford pickup tie rods.
  Luke's Link has been safely repairing the front suspension on Dodge and Ford trucks for 26 years.
  One kit sells for $69; 4 or more kits are $58 each. Poly bushings axle end - $14 each. Dodge 03-07 track bar bushing kit - $36.
Note: This kit will only work on joints 1 5/8-in. and 1 3/4-in. Some after-market Tracbars have a joint diameter of 2-in., for which we offer a lifetime adjustable bar.
  For more information, check the website at www.lukeslink.com, or call 800 962-4090; cell 719 980-9473.

  Click here to download page story appeared in.

To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here to register with your account number.
Order the Issue Containing This Story
2010 - Volume #BFS, Issue #10