steering

  1. Daniel Calu

    Steering issues

    I have been having a strange problem with wondering vage steering . I did all the normal stuff , all the linkage ends ,gear box adjustment front end alinment. then my daughter said "Dad how come it does not return to center" lol Turns out it was a gummed up ps pump control valve . I removed it...
  2. ridgeback rig

    Power steering problems

    Our 93 leaks fluid from the power steering reservoir. It comes out under the lid when the engine has been turned on. This is been going on for a while and it's getting progressively worse. I've gotten different opinions about what's wrong with it but I could use some expert advice from you all...
  3. thomasedwa

    1993 FZJ80 rumbles when decelerating and locks up when making a sharp turn

    Hey! I just got an 80 series Land Cruiser last week. Yesterday I wanted to check the air filter. I took out the air filter it seemed clean, I put it back in. Fast forward to today I was driving to work and the car had a slight rumble when braking. I then had to make a sharp turn into the...
  4. tlc81

    help finding correct steering tie rod

    having a real hard time finding the correct steering tie rod, ordered in 3 with no luck, hoping someone can help me out... cruiser is a 78 BJ40 but we added Saginaw steering about 15 years ago and I didn't keep any notes. YES that was stupid.... tie rod thread is 5/8" and 18 gauge with length of...
  5. sunrk

    Frustration with getting tie-rod ends to come out

    Maybe I'm just a wuss (sic!) but i was trying to get the tie-rod ends to come free on the front steering rod (going from pitman arm to LHS swivel hub arm) however I baulked after getting a bit too jiggy with my nice Hazet tool ball joint tool. Will have a go again soon. Just wondering where...
  6. 6

    More steering issues............

    Hey guys, I am hoping someone can point me in the right direction on a weird steering issue.......ive done a search but didnt quite get what i was looking for. I've got my 60 about 4 months ago and drove it 1700 miles home with no steering issues. Now that im home and have been driving it...
  7. Deathvalleypaul

    For Sale  FJ40 - Early front axle part out with Warn brand Hubs

    SoCal Prices run $50 to $100. Warn Hubs Birfields Steering Arms Inner Axle Shafts Knuckles Shipping available
  8. PanchoLedezma

    Have a Bad wobble at 60 mph, after trying to balance it with weights and Pebbles,not working, ideas?

    when off-road it doesn't manner but when going back in the highway is a real pain in the arsp, i have 38.1x14 r15, weights and pebbles and it has improvement but is not fixed. Thinking in trying a Double Damper as a cheap investment because i do not use the car in the city, i only used it to go...
  9. DoubleNickels

    Got Steering Parts?

    Hey guys. Finally diving into the power steering conversion on my pig. I'm going Saginaw and have most of what I need, however... I'm lacking a deeper drop Pitman arm. I also need to think through how to piece together the longer steering shaft, as well as the drag link. Dan (@Owyhee Jackass )...
  10. Gxme200

    Steering wheel wooden paint and headache

    Ηey all. Fairly new to the thread and basically my first post aswell in the forums. Been active on the form looking at different builds and posts but never posted before. So please bare with me a little. Ok, so basically my Lc 200’s ( 2010 ) steerings wooden paint has faded due to use and...
  11. K

    FJ40 Rear Knuckle Oil Seal Bracket Bolt Torque

    Hey guys, I've searched the FAQ and every possible related thread, but all I got is "don't over torque or you will bend the bracket". Well, turns out the force is minimal because my brackets are bent around every bolt hole. At no point in tightening did they ever feel tight enough to where they...
  12. mulchiro

    91 steering issue and squeaky noise

    Hey guys I apologize in advance if this has been covered but I searched quite a bit and can't really figure out what is going on. About a week ago I noticed on my drive home from work that my steering felt really stiff and that when I would move the steering wheel it would stay wherever I...
  13. RFB

    Want to rebuild a steering gear and pump

    Just picked up a PS gear and pump from a fellow mud member, I want to rebuild them both and have as spares Im asuming 37 i mud grapplers and KO2s arent going to lenghthen the life of the units in the truck now, my question is wheres the best place or who is the best guy to get oem rebuild kits...
  14. Deathvalleypaul

    For Sale  PS pump from 92 (3FE engine) includes reservoir

    SoCal Good condition, no leaks, good seals, DOES NOT FIT 93-97 $125 including shipping within USA. Pulley is not available.
  15. allworknoplay

    Parting Out  1986 FJ60 in Arizona

    Helping a buddy list up his '86 FJ60 he started parting out locally but needs it gone. Despite being in Arizona now it's originally from New England and has an unusable frame. The body has some usable stuff, there's some decent interior parts, tailgate is nice, doors are pretty good, rocker...
  16. Batonveck

    Steering help, was drunk rednecked together

    So to start this all off, hello again forum. And into my issue, I just Pulled the chevota from the field and started the wiring rewire and engine tuning. Now she runs like a top. However the steering arm was bent bad enough that she wouldn't turn far to the left. I buy the new part, use the...
  17. lechnito

    Sloppy steering on my FJ62

    My steering wheel has a few degrees of motion where there is very little resistance and movement is not reciprocated in the movement of the wheels. Here's a video: This has always been an issue and installing new tie rod ends did not make an appreciable difference. However, it didn't really...
  18. BuckCruiser

    LX450 clunking sound when turning way left or right

    I recently purchased a 97 LX450 out of Utah. It looks like the previous owner did plenty of off-roading - including a bent rear drive shaft and some pretty significant cosmetic damage to the front and rear OEM bumpers. All obvious repair work has now been done with the exception of a clunking...
  19. Tareq

    Steering is not smooth

    Bought my LX with small steering rack leak that mechanics assured me is very minor, and in 3 months I never had to top off the fluids, but did flush the oil 3 times (turkey baster method) because I always had issues with the steering not being smooth. I thought the oil was old. It feels like...
  20. ReelBigFisch

    For Sale  FJ60 Man A Fre MAF Power Steering Bracket

    Man A Fre Power Steering Pump Bracket 1 by ReelBigFisch posted Jul 28, 2017 at 2:23 AM Man A Fre Power Steering Pump Bracket 2 by ReelBigFisch posted Jul 28, 2017 at 2:23 AM Man A Fre Power Steering Pump Bracket 3 by ReelBigFisch posted Jul 28, 2017 at 2:23 AM $50 OBO and plan for a few extra...
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