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The steering just went out on my crastman 42" riding mower. The steering arm seems to have slipped off the ball joint. Is there a part or something that holds it on the ball other than a rubber sleeve? Please advise on how to fix. Thanks!

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You have to replace the rod end, it is not repairable. Go to your local sears store, or sears parts

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