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Steering When steering wheel is turned to end of travel wheels seem to "bind up", like front differential not working.

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    Mike Gagnon May 11, 2010

    Are there any other problems with the steering? Do the Tie rod ends look in good condition. How is the steering? Does it pull?

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There are a couple of causes, and the solutions in order of cost are to first change the gear oil in the front and rear differentials and drive a few miles, then the transmission filter and fluid. finally consider "the infamous torque bind" as detailed at http://legacycentral.org/library/torquebind.htm, but a '91 is very likely to have been resolved by changing the differential fluid.

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