How to Remove the Center Tie Rod From the Pitman Arm & Idler Arm?

Answer On a recirculating ball steering system, there are multiple links that make up the steering system. There is a center link that connects the two tie rod ends on each front wheel, and also mounts to... Read More »

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How to Install a Pitman Arm & Idler Arm?

Conventional, or parallelogram, steering is different than rack and pinion steering. Rack and pinion steering does not use an idler or pitman arm. With conventional steering, the pitman arm directl... Read More »

How to Remove a Pitman Arm From a Truck?

The pitman arm on a truck connects the steering box to the center link. The steering wheel on your truck connects to the steering box (sometimes referred to as the steering gear) by a long steel sh... Read More »

How to Remove a Pitman Arm From the Centerlink?

A Pitman arm is the device that connects a vehicle's steering gear to the steering linkage. When the steering wheel is turned, the Pitman arm moves back and forth, which in turn moves the steering ... Read More »

How to Remove the Idler Pulley From a Taurus?

The idler pulley on a Ford Taurus serves to deflect the path of the serpentine belt, allowing the belt to travel between two accessory pulleys that are not directly in line with one another. The pu... Read More »