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post #1 of (permalink) Old 08-07-2001, 09:45 AM
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sloppy front End

I have 90,000. miles on my 1996 K1500. Im just starting to get little play in the front end. Ive kept all the many zirk fittings greased since I bought it at 60,000 miles.
Im pretty sure its not balljoints. I have feeling it is pitman arm or drag link. Why Im in there Im gonna replace all those and tie rod ends.Who makes BEST QUALITY front end parts. I already have a steering stabilizer in there.
Is there any inheirent front end problems that I should be looking for or no about?

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post #2 of (permalink) Old 08-07-2001, 10:30 AM
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Re: sloppy front End


Make sure you check frame behind the steering gear box for cracks. Never skimp on steering or break system components. OE is hard to beat but pricey.


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Re: sloppy front End

MOOG parts....make sure you check the item out of the box. some parts places use MOOG parts, but they use their box and logo to stock the shelves.

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