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Old 05-27-2009, 03:08 PM
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In need of a new steering rack

When my Volvo 780 comes out of the body shop I have to replace the steering rack. I know Jorgen sells rebuild racks but I find one cheaper at Autozone rebuild by Atsco in Arizona, has anyone experience with this brand?
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Old 05-27-2009, 03:13 PM
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I don't really like to buy any rebuilt parts of that kind of importance from autozone, napa, oreily whatever......I don't have good luck with alternators or starters. So I would think this would be one of those things to pay more initially for and save in the long run but that is my .02 worth.
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Old 05-27-2009, 09:23 PM
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how bad will replacing it be if it's not a good one? Combined with alignment cost, might not be a place to skimp... Never had problems with rebuilts before though, but, there's always a chance. Check the condition of all threads. Not sure what items are wear items other then a few seals, how can that be screwed up at a rebuilding shop?

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