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On my D200, when I turn the steering wheel all the way to the left, it has a tight turn radius, but when I turn it all the way to the right, the turn radius is significantly wider.

 

The tie rods appear to be adjusted evenly.

 

Anyone have a similar problem and what was done to fix it?  The steering does have quite a bit of play, at least 1/4 to 1/2 turn of the wheel.

 

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gwest_ca

This service manual has 3 pages on the steering in Section 7-9.

Garry

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SPINJIM

Sounds like your steering gears are worn, and may have skipped a tooth or two.  Check the recent thread ref.  "520H Turning Radius".

   Jim

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