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    just did this fix last night! ( the grease fitting one)
    and so far although i havent been on the same spots where i hear the noise it does seem a bit quieter, a few more days will tell, but if not then ill just add more grease obviously,
    great thread!
    my only question is.... because i like to understand everything i do to anything, is...
    so we fill this shaft with grease, but where is this so called spline that it is lubricating? because from what i see under my hood this shaft is linked on both ends so basically all this grease is doing is filling up the hollow space???
    and fyi mine is the rack and pinion steering if that makes any difference, because i saw someone mention pitman arm in an earlier post, and that doesnt apply to me
    Last edited by reggiecab2000; 03-18-2012 at 08:18 PM.
    2000 Chevrolet Silverado

    Powertrain:
    4.3L V6, 4L60E, 2WD, Single Cab
    Performance:
    Airaid CAI
    Poweraid TB Spacer
    Flowmaster 10-series exhaust (dumped)
    BLACKBEAR TUNED!!!
    Edge CS insight monitor
    4.10 gears
    Limited-slip differential
    LS-1 Dual Electric fans
    Corvette tranny servo swap

    Audio:
    Head Unit: Alpine
    Speakers: Alpine SPR-60C 6.5" component set, 4X6 Infinity Kappas
    Subs: 2-12" Kicker CVT's
    Amps: Alpine-M1000 (subs), Alpine MRX-F65 (Speakers)


    Tires/Wheels:
    305/70R16 NITTO Terra Grapplers
    16" PROCOMP 7089's
    Suspension:
    2" leveling kit
    3" Fabtech Spindle Lift Kit
    Front/Rear-Bilstein 5100 shocks

    Lighting:
    FRONT
    35W HID Low Beams
    RECON LED smoked roof cab lights
    REAR
    HELLA LED taillights and 3rd brakelight
    HELLA FF-75 Aux. Reverse Lamps
    RIGID dually D2, flush mount, wide beam
    Accessories:
    Hawk HPS Brake pads
    Russell braided steel brake lines
    Powerstop-red powdercoated brake calipers
    Powerslot Cryo brake rotors
    EGR in-channel window visors

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