Need advice from a pro on my 85 Wagoneer
I have a 85 woody that has a sloppy steering problem--about 3/4 inch shake right or left when you hold the wheel--it's fine as far as up/down and tilt tightness.If I replaced the steering column with a used one instead of rebuilding--are there other jeep model columns that could replace mine. I have the 360 automatic with tilt in a 1985 Grand wagoneer. So anyway -rebuilding my old column with the looseness or switching out for a rebuild or used one.What is the best and smartest way to go. I found a place on line where I can buy all the bearings and related parts for the rebuild--but is that the best way to go---thanks for any help and opinions.
Yeah-I thought of it
I found a place thru dogpile where I can buy a bearing kit and that rag joint kit--both pretty cheap--is that the best way to go? Buy both and just repair the original column? I wonder what kind of time frame and difficulty level that involves?
Like old iron said, your rag joint could be shredded, and your bearings might be fine.
'68 Kaiser M715 5.9 Cummins, NV4500, 14B rear w/Detroit, Dana 60 w/Power Lock, Warn M12000 winch, 12.50R20 Michelin XL's on 20 x 10 American Racing Mojave Teflon Coated wheels.
'98 ZJ Limited. 5.2L, Auto. Stock for now.
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