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HELP!!!!!! STEERING!!!

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by Forster46, Nov 9, 2011.

  1. Forster46

    Forster46 [OP] Very nice how much?

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    Where the steering knuckle connects right behind the wheel, there is one nut that goes on, but its impossible to tighten because the "bolt" it connects to isnt actually connected to anything, and there is no way to hold it from below and tighten it. I couldnt get either nut on either side on all the way, and I cannot drive anywhere. How can I actually tighten these all the way??? I hope this makes sense!

    Please help!!!
     
  2. pairodice

    pairodice Well-Known Member

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    only way i know is use a impact wrench
     
  3. Forster46

    Forster46 [OP] Very nice how much?

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    all i have is socket... i need to drive tomorrow, and the nuts are only on halfway.
     
  4. Forster46

    Forster46 [OP] Very nice how much?

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    bump... i really need help..
     
  5. UndefinedTaco

    UndefinedTaco I'll eat all your food.

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    big ass breaker bar?
     
  6. Hiatt1991

    Hiatt1991 Well-Known Member

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    Can you take a pic so we can get a better idea?
     
  7. pairodice

    pairodice Well-Known Member

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    try tapping the back of the joint to seat it in the taper u may have to do it a few times sprray some lube on the threads but not on the taper
     
  8. Forster46

    Forster46 [OP] Very nice how much?

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    problem solvedddd. thanks guys
     
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