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Old 06-02-2012, 06:55 PM
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heavy steering

are any of the brothers using hydro assist
or any thing else that may help with heavy steering
when parking and manouvering into tight spots
i know it is a hydboost problem braking and steering at the same time

cheers rod
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Old 06-02-2012, 08:31 PM
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I havent seen any one over here Rod. Really I dont think there is a fix for that problem m8. I would speak to Bryan. He has done the most work on he's front end.
Oh btw. Check ya friends request in your user cp m8.
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Old 06-03-2012, 06:24 AM
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how do i do that
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Old 06-03-2012, 08:03 AM
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user cp (top left of screen)
scroll down to "contacts and friends"
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Old 06-03-2012, 08:28 AM
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My truck's steering got a bit better with the wheel alignment done after I changed the RHS ball joints. They told me the alignment was running +8 out. No wonder the steering was vague!

With the F250 the usual low speed steering strategies apply:
1) try to never turn the steering wheel with the truck stopped;
2) just before you get to the end of a reverse, swing the wheel around the other way so as soon as you move forward the wheels are pointing in the right direction;
3) never enter a confined space in an F250.

You probably already know that stuff. The number of people I see parking cars and they sit stopped cranking the steering wheel, then move, stop, crank the steering, etc. They wouldn't stand a chance in an F250. In fact, that's why they make small cars with power steering these days.
Pretty soon motorised wheelchairs will have power steering. Wait!
They already do, Smartcars (albeit a tandem motorised wheelchair)
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Old 06-03-2012, 04:47 PM
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I would speak to Bryan. He has done the most work on he's front end.
Now come on you blokes,im out of the scene now,your gunna have to survive on your own now

Here rodney,was gunna go with this,but not now

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Old 06-04-2012, 03:08 AM
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Now come on you blokes,im out of the scene now,your gunna have to survive on your own now
See, thats why I suggested you. Oh, and you havent sold it yet bro
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Old 06-04-2012, 03:35 AM
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Oh, and you havent sold it yet bro
Going into carsales very shortly

F**k im depressed.
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Old 06-04-2012, 03:43 AM
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Going into carsales very shortly

F**k im depressed.
will be a sad day indeed bruva
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So we wont bother you when Clay and Kristen come over again ?????
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Old 06-04-2012, 04:01 AM
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So we wont bother you when Clay and Kristen come over again ?????
WTF
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Well , ya either in da loop or out bro. Cant have it both ways
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Old 06-04-2012, 04:04 AM
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Wot ya smoking now.
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:38 AM
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Hey Bryan, you're depressed, maybe you'll need help.

It ain't quite Jeff Kennett's Beyond Blue but I was thinking about ya when I decided to raise money for charity

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Old 06-04-2012, 05:51 PM
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Hey Bryan, your depressed, maybe you'll need help.

It ain't quite Jeff Kennett's Beyond Blue but I was thinking about ya when I decided to raise money for charity

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Actually simon you have given me a boost,a big boost i dont feel depressed anymore,i just relised selling my Ftruck means im not aloud too be apart of the gang as brian mentioned "see above" so that means i dont have too talk to you and listen to your carbon tax crap..

yee ha i feel much better,a good thing always comes out of a bad thing.
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