Parts of a Rack & Pinion System?

Answer Rack-and-pinion systems have applications in numerous fields but are most common for vehicle steering. A rack-and-pinion system uses round gears (pinions) connected to a flat strip with metal teeth... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Parts of a Rack & Pinion System

How Does a Rack-and-Pinion Drive System Work?

Rack-and-pinion steering is a type of manual- or power-steering system used in many passenger vehicles, which combines a steering rack with a pinion shaft to provide accurate and responsive turning... Read More »

How to Remove a Rack & Pinion?

Rack & pinion steering systems can be located either on the bottom side of the frame, on the topside of the rear A-frame between the transmission and firewall, or on the topside front of the frame.... Read More »

How to Install Rack & Pinion?

The rack and pinion system in your vehicle is key to proper steering and safety. If yours goes out, your steering will suffer. It will take an hour or so to replace it, but it can be done with hand... Read More »

How to Know If a Rack & Pinion Are Bad?

Only a licensed mechanic will be able to diagnose to see whether the rack and pinion of your steering system have gone bad. Rack and pinion maintenance varies from inspecting and adjusting the part... Read More »