Steerng issue - Dodge Diesel - Diesel Truck Resource Forums

3rd Gen Engine and Drivetrain -> 2007 and up 6.7 liter Engine and Drivetrain discussion only. PLEASE, NO HIGH PERFORMANCE DISCUSSION!

Steerng issue

Reply

 
 
 
Old 10-30-2017, 04:59 PM
  #1  
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
brattboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Ontario Canada
Posts: 40
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Steerng issue

OK I know this is a common issue, but I haven't found the answer I'm looking for so I hope posting something will help speed up me getting this thing fixed.
2008 Dodge Mega cab 2500 80,000 miles
6" lift
37" Toyo Open Country MT
all suspension components have been replaced
adjustable ball joints
Steering box stabilizer
Red Head steering box
Borgesson steering shaft
Fox steering stabilizer
Fresh alighnment


This thing wanders all over the road...any ideas what else I could be missing? It wasn't that bad a few months ago but it is still very uncomfortable to drive at highway speeds.
Has anybody ever had good luck with Toyo tires? This is my second set and I'm not impressed. They are about half worn and I am thinking of trying something else. Any ideas?
brattboy is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2017, 05:53 PM
  #2  
Registered User
 
Danderson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: San Diego
Posts: 3,346
Thanked 21 Times in 18 Posts
Call Thuren.Don or Aaron should be able to help. The added height doesn't help but they know their stuff. Don sells a heim steering system that's supposed to work very well for guys with tall lifts.
I need to get mine realigned per their specs.https://www.thurenfabrication.com/te...-handling.html
Danderson is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 11-06-2017, 07:21 PM
  #3  
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I have a 2005 5.9 when it gets to operating temp it dies like you turned off the key has a loss of power and if you let it sit one minute it will start up but die and bellows black smoke if you hold it at high rpms
Jeff Spears is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
dan123dbl
1st Gen. Ram - All Topics
11
02-13-2015 05:47 PM
nevrnf
3rd Gen Engine and Drivetrain -> 2003-2007
0
09-13-2009 08:22 AM
MNorby
2nd Gen. Dodge Ram - No Drivetrain
9
12-24-2006 12:44 PM
DDysput
HELP!
10
05-05-2004 07:44 AM
DieselDaze
Other
16
10-30-2002 12:07 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Steerng issue


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.