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Old 01-10-2017, 11:43 PM   #1
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I have a D21 with manual steering, that is a real grunt to steering. I've had cars and trucks without power steering before but I have never had one that took so much work. It also much easier to the left than right. I replace the tie rods and center link, which seems to to have helped a bit but still not like still feels like steering should be a bit easier. What else should I look into, I find it of that one way is much easier than the other?
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Old 01-11-2017, 06:52 PM   #2
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Does your steering box look like this?

That is a Power Steering gearbox. If you have one of those, someone took your power steering pump off.
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I have "Armstrong" steering too.. considering I don't have hoses or a pump to go bad... I can deal with it. The only thing I can think of is your box is going south, by chance have you checked the idler arm bushings? grasping at straws, sorry
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check the tire pressure also
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