Steering Rack or Tie Rod?
My 95 T-Bird, 165k suddenly developed a little play in the steering, coupled with a clunking noise. I looked at the steering rack while the GF turned the wheel. I feel the clunk at the junction between the steering rack and the driver's side tie rod. You can see the play. I did check all the bolts.
Does this sound like the steering rack, or should I try the tie rod first since it's only like $25? The Haynes manual doesnt even show replacing the inner tie rod so I get the feeling it isnt too common.
Thanks in advance,
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Last edited by T6Rocket; 03-05-2007 at 11:59 AM.