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steering gear box?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by RESTORE89, Oct 9, 2001.

  1. RESTORE89

    RESTORE89 1/2 ton status

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    where is the best place to purchase a new steering gear box
    i have narrowed down the slop in the wheel to the gear box "I HOPE"


    It needs a bigger motor.
    what's in it now?
    doen't matter it NEEDS A BIGGER MOTOR
    89 350tbi/700r4h/np208/4.11's
     
  2. Burt4x4

    Burt4x4 3/4 ton status

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    You can adjust the box by turnin in hte allen scew on top after relasing the jam nut. Make very small turns like 1/2 turn you don't want it too tight your box will over heat.

    Or get a new rebuilt one from Napa fer 174, I did and so far so good!


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  3. RESTORE89

    RESTORE89 1/2 ton status

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    i have already adjusted the nut 2 times, and i still get to much play in the wheel
    i think i will call napa
    thanks

    It needs a bigger motor.
    what's in it now?
    doen't matter it NEEDS A BIGGER MOTOR
    89 350tbi/700r4h/np208/4.11's
     

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