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steering wheel feedback

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by NetMonkey, Feb 18, 2010.

  1. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:22 PM
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    NetMonkey

    NetMonkey [OP] Well-Known Member

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    so i was driving a little off road the other day and i came to a rough spot in the road that jarred the truck around a little. i noticed a bit of a jerky/clunky feel in the steering wheel. the truck still tracked straight and i didnt really have to correct any steering, but it felt odd. as soon as i got to a paved area, the truck and the steering wheel handled smooth. has any one else noticed this?

    ohh... my truck is totally stock.
     
  2. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:26 PM
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    AriZonaD54

    AriZonaD54 BANNED in 49 states...

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    tramlining?
     
  3. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:27 PM
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    NetMonkey

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    i am not familiar with that term. :confused:

    EDIT:
    ohh:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tramlining

    no.. its not that. the truck drives straight, i just get feedback in the steering wheel.
     
  4. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:27 PM
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    timbo805

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    i belive most 09 an 10 do it my 09 doas it wen its in dirt/gravel road it feels like a real quick clunk right???
     
  5. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:28 PM
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    topgun155

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    Probably just going thru ruts or holea and the tires were moving around a bit. I wouldn't be worried, since you were offroad.
     
  6. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:29 PM
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    NetMonkey

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    ya. you can feel the clunk in the steering wheel and hear the clunk along the steering system.
     
  7. Jun 23, 2010 at 2:20 PM
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    jjw1

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    i dont have the clunk but i have a jerky steering wheel n it agrevates the crap outta me....what do i do bout that???
     
  8. Jun 23, 2010 at 6:33 PM
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    OZ-T

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