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post #1 of 4 Old 01-01-2009, 07:39 PM Thread Starter
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"Sloppy steering joint"

My 1980 cj7 has a really sloppy steering joint and the jeep wanders on the road. Is there a better steering joint that can be installed to eliminate the sloppyness of the steering?

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post #2 of 4 Old 01-01-2009, 07:49 PM
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Borgenson or Flaming River

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post #3 of 4 Old 01-01-2009, 11:10 PM
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Borgenson replacement shaft solved 95% of my play in the steering..well worth the money.. alot heavier built than stock


'78 CJ-7..304 T400.. 30 up front, locked 20 in back(1 piece axles)..Quadratrac w/ parttime conversion..4" lift w/Currie greasable shackles..33" AT's on 15x12 alum wheels
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post #4 of 4 Old 01-01-2009, 11:24 PM
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Visit the sticky at the top of the CJ section and check out some of the other things to look for in curing the wandering.
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