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Old 02-17-2003, 09:26 PM
ctaylor738 ctaylor738 is offline
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There is a seriously ugly procedure in the manual to adjust the play from below. But if you have a high-mileage car, you probably need a new steering box. Replacement (also ugly) is six hours labor. Rebuilt boxes are available for around $300.
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