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My 94 toyota pulls hard both directions whan in 4wd and my idler arm is bad could that cause my problem

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Yes a bad idle arm can cause your trucks toe in and tow out to change dramatically when moving, causing your truck to pull right and left. But also a bad castor or camber setting will also do this. I recommend changing your idler arm as soon as possible because if it breaks you will loose control of your steering. That would be bad. Also get an alignment after you change your idler. I hoped this help you.

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