This kit includes a new drag link, a new tie rod, with four rod ends that have been heat treated and then cryogenically frozen for the longest lifespan of any heim joints we have ever seen or used. Drove it 7 miles to Firestone and had them align it. So, anybody that drives a Dodge truck particularly a 2nd gen - '94-'02 knows how sucky the steering setup is. Fast Shipping Order by 1pm est. We can supply you with the new pitman arm at an additional fee. Borgeson has sourced and adapted this brand new massive power steering box for the 2003-2008 Dodge trucks.
Features: Heavy Duty Telescopic Design Billet Steel Universal Joint Borgeson 000952 Steering Shaft 7641 6. Please check out pitman arm section for the latest part number. They have a million mile warranty and sell most of their joints to the military and logging companies. The Mint 400 is known as the toughest off road race in America, it takes place in the brutal Nevada desert each year. There are a lot of aftermarket steering options out there.
I had read the threads online, it's total bullshit. Note that for the pictures, I put a thin coat of gear marking compound inside the tapered hole only - I did not put any on the rod end itself. We offer several different heavy duty damper options that we prefer to run with the upgrade kit. The kit came with a bracket to fit a stock-style shimmy shock, but my truck had a Skycrapper stabilizer on it, and I didn't want to bother adapting it to fit, so I just removed the bracket and didn't run a stabilizer. I got this to work on a 98 so, it should go on 94-00 also. It shipped 9 days after my order.
These ball joints are also rebuildable which can be rebuilt on the vehicle with just common hand tools. We were the first company to offer a bolt-in setup, and we're still the only company using heim joints instead of failure-prone tie rod ends. This is a much stronger steering linkage than any other bolt-in setup available - it's strong enough to finish the Mint 400 under a Ram race truck we sponsored! Carli makes great stuff and that is why we list their products on our site, but we don't stock any of them here at this time. We powdercoat the drag link and tie rod with a high quality satin black finish, which is very durable and looks great. Kit offers top and bottom arms or can be purchased separately. A Borgeson heavy-duty truck assembly will fix that loose, wandering steering for good.
I put this mod on my 2002 yesterday. No more white-knuckle driving with a Hellwig Adjustable Rear Sway Bar. Even e-mails are answered very quickly. Once your core is received and processed, we will promptly issue credit back to you. You also get our custom 4340 heat-treated chromoly tapered bolts for a bolt-on installation, plus the miscellaneous nuts and washers needed for installation.
It all goes together really quickly and is easy to adjust. Lookup the kit for your truck and download the instructions. The kit offers many advantages including a dramatic improvement in steering response and feel. These steering stabilizers feature digressive valving, reducing vibration and wear and tear on steering components. After a huge amount of time spent in forum research I decided to give your steering box a try. Your toe changes infinitely as your height changes, so your alignment is different depending on how much weight you are carrying at any given time.
If they do, they are covered under our lifetime warranty. The original nuts are a castle type nut with cotter pin, however the new linkage does not have provisions for the cotter pins, instead uses a jam type of nut. This fits all Ram 2500 4x4 trucks from 1994 to 2013 This fits all Ram 3500 4x4 trucks from 1994 to 2012 If you have a Mopar steering upgrade box on your 2003-2008 truck and are using the Mopar-supplied flatter pitman arm, you will need to select the 08. We also recommend at this time to upgrade your steering stabilizer since your old one will not work. This pre-assembled steering linkage saves time by eliminating the need to identify, source and assemble individual parts. The funny marks at the top of the tapered hole are where the rod end threads bumped it as it came out.
Second, the steering kit has worked great since I got it and I haven't had to touch it since installing two years ago. This is one of the beefiest steering boxes we've seen. These kits tie the front wheels together eliminating independent toe in and out. I did opt for the Fox stabilizer as they recommended and have had it on the whoel time, so I don't know if the tie rod flop is an issue without that or not, but I can say that it isn't a problem for me with this stabilizer. Wow what a nice piece of workmanship you did. With standard tie rod ends, if the ball comes out of the housing, it's game over.
Overall, I'm extremely happy with the way this transaction went and with the quality of the product as a whole. We now offer the Frame Stabilizer for the 2003 to 2008 Pickups. Competitive pricing Our kits have been designed to fit your budget without sacrificing quality or performance. You will also need a new pitman arm and steering damper. Packaged really well, and I like how the hardware is pre assembled so it takes the guess work out of the install. The upgraded Mopar Steering box components will fix known issues of the older original steering box design. I have not been behind the wheel of a Dodge that drives as well as this one.
Offroad tires generally seek out traction in any direction causing your truck to wander. A Borgeson heavy-duty truck assembly will fix that loose, wandering steering for good. I've had em for about 20k miles and they have been great. Test drove it last night 100+ miles, ~20 on dirt and it drove sweet! Did you guys use your stock pitman arm? Features: Easy Bolt-On Installation Instantly Tightens Steering Feel Eliminates Flex At Steering Box Mounting Point Note: This re-designed steering box stabilizer includes additional hardware and an adjustable bracket allowing it to be used in the applications below. This is the rejection they sent me and where do I send a reply for additional review. The freeway death wobble is not so cool.