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Stiff Steering - try this fix first

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by buck, Jul 19, 2010.

  1. May 3, 2013 at 4:31 AM
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    bryen

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    I actually figured it out and apparently I fell short of spraying the snot out of it with PB Blaster. However for round two I'm going to get some white lithium grease on there too.
     
  2. May 3, 2013 at 4:36 AM
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    Search for the thread i started on the same issue, somebody posted pictures of the part, u can get to it by just crawling under the front of the truck
     
  3. May 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
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    Search for the thread i started somebody posted pictures of the part, you can get to it by crawling under the front of the truck
     
  4. May 3, 2013 at 6:26 AM
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    Here are two pictures of the Intermediate Steering Shaft #2 taken from drivers side looking past tire (with tire turned as far left as possible) on my 2008 Tacoma

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  5. Jun 28, 2015 at 9:35 AM
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    I wanted to say thank you for sharing info/knowledge. I followed your instructions and also used the sea foam deep creep. You saved me and my truck! Thank you again!
     
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  6. Jul 15, 2015 at 2:26 PM
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    Awesome. I'm going to try this as well. Same problem.
     
  7. Jul 15, 2015 at 6:45 PM
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    Looking at the universal joint begs the question. Does Toyota make anything that doesn't rust out?
     
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