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Old 10-05-2011, 10:57 PM   #175
Eurofordfan
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Originally Posted by Eurofordfan View Post
Folks, let's all realize that this steering issue thing is not happening on all of the cars. In fact, it may be a small % of cars.

The issue is real, but let's keep it in perspective. There is a TSB out on it, and the tightening procedure and bolt replacement of the rack bolts / subframe bolts also appears to be important.
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Originally Posted by Fortymile View Post
My Titanium Hatch was built the first week of August. I just drove it over 3,000 miles from Alaska to California, and in my opinion the steering was just about perfect. No drifting that I could detect. Now that I'm back home I jumped in our 2005 Camry for a bit, and the steering in that car felt very sloppy in comparison (though to be fair the Camry has 130,000 miles on it!)
Like I said, obviously does not affect all cars. I don't know the %...
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