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Hi, have a Honda Foreman quad bike. 2004 model. All of a sudden the steering has become extremely heavy to turn from side to side! Any comments would be appreciated. Thanks Norm.

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Check to see if the steering column bearings are seized. Maybe try to jack it up and see what kind of resistance you have with it off the ground. Also, look for bound up brake hoses or bent steering arms.

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