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Rack and pinion replacement twice in less than a year???

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  • cattraps55 Mar 25, 2011

    oreillys... but i had a mom and pops place do it thats been in my county forever, so is it the place i got it from? or the place i got it replaced? or do grand ams really eat rack and pinions up like its nothing?

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Where did you get it? You should have some sort of warranty with it i'd assume.
You can get a bad one sometimes especially if it's a rebuilt one.

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  • cattraps55 Mar 25, 2011

    oreillys... but i had a mom and pops place do it thats been in my county forever, so is it the place i got it from? or the place i got it replaced? or do grand ams really eat rack and pinions up like its nothing?

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    Larry Bogenschutz Mar 25, 2011

    I dont like to put down mom and pop garages as there are a few honest ones out there so if you are comfortable with the one you went to and he has a good reputation It wouldnt suprise me if oreilys sold a defected one. I really cant say.....but as a Grand am owner I know the boots crack easily and let contamination into it destroying the seals in it.
    TAKE IT BACK.
    I hope I helped you out as much as I could, Have a great evening and please don't forget to rate my service to you
    Larry

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