ORGANIZATIONAL TROUBLESHOOTING - CONTINUED
TEST OR INSPECTION
STEERING - CONTINUED
PULLS OR WILL NOT RECOVER FROM TURNS
Step 1. Inspect axle (1) for damaged or loose parts.
If axle (1), steering knuckles (2), or springs (3) are broken, cracked, or loose, notify Direct
Step 2. Check front tire (4) toe-in.
a. Roll truck forward 12 to 15 feet (3.66 to 4.57 m) with steering wheel straight ahead.
b. Measure the distance across tires (4) from front-center to center and back-center to
If the back distance is not 1/16-inch (.16 cm) wider than the front, adjust tie rods ends
Step 3. Inspect wheel bearings (6) for damage and wear.
b. If bearing (6) cups or cones are broken, cracked, or grooved, get rid of as needed.