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    Default steering gear box play

    I have a 99 4x4 suburban that has some play in the steering. I was wanting to know if there is any way I can adjust the play out or will I need a new gear box? Thanks for your help guys

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    On top of gear box, 5/8 ? nut with a center stud. Hold the stud break the nut loose. Tighten steering gear by turning center stud clockwise. Don't have to go far to make a big difference.

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    Exactly what he said on not going far.



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