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    Question 2002 GMC Sonoma Steering Problem

    Hi, I have replaced the ball joints and control arm bushings on my 2002 GMC Sonoma 2WD ext. cab w/ZQ8 package and have noticed that my steering is off especially when I steering into curves.....it seems to pull in the opposite direction. Very awkward! I had 2 alignments which did not seem to correct the problem. Any suggestions regarding a fix?

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    Welcome to the club, it's great to have you aboard. Not sure about your front end problem but I am sure someone will be along soon to help you.


    2002 Chevrolet Silverado Extended Cab SportSide: See Mods in My Garage

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    Have both alignments been performed at the same shop? did you make the shop aware of the issue you are having before they aligned it? I have seen bad swaybar links cause some weird issues, but I have a hard time picturing what you mean by "pulls the opposite direction". Does it pull into the corner? out of the corner?

    1995 Silverado 4x4
    6" BDS Suspension Lift-3" Body Lift-Add A Leaf in rear -Trailmaster SSV Shocks-Duel Steering Stabilizer Kit -AirAid Cold air intake-
    4.56 Gears with Detroit Auburn Locker-Pro-Comp Traction Bars with duel shocks-Aluminum Skid Plate Kit-38.5" x 16.5" Mickey Thompson Baja Claws-Constant Dropping fuel gauge

    2005 Yukon XL Jet Power Programmer, Bilstein Shocks, Bilstein rear springs, Helwig Anti-sway bars, EGR Window Visors, EGR Hood Shield, Denali Headlights, Headlight harness upgrade, GE NightHawk Bulbs, White Night Rear lighting system, Russell Braided SS brake lines, PowerStop Brake pads, PowerStop cross drilled and Slotted Rotors, http://www.gmtruckclub.com/forum/sho...5-GMC-Yukon-XL
    2002 Silverado ext cab 2wd (Sold)
    2003 Yukon XL (Totaled)

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    I moved your thread to the correct section of our forum as this will get you more responses/opinions. Sorry, I cannot help either.

    Good luck and Welcome to the Club!!!


    Mike (Denver, CO) - 2008 Sierra 1500 Z71 SLE 5.3L 4WD

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