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When I am driving my 94 geo tracker and I turn, I feel a

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When I am driving my 94 geo tracker and I turn, I feel a slight Clift in the body if the vehicle in relation to the tires. The shift I'd to the outside of the turn. Their is a small squeak at the same time .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

what do you mean by clift?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sorry bad typing. "Shift" to the outside of the turn, accompanied by a squeak. Only happens at speed over about 20 mph
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi John ate you there? Your first response was very fast thank you. I need to get going, do you have an answer?
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

These are common for control arm/ ball joint issues have you checked the frt suspension for loose or worn parts?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the idler and pitman arms are tight no play front suspension is basically new10000 miles ago. Previous owner replaced front end with a good mechanic here in town. Original got wrecked towing the tracker with the 4wd shift lever engaged in h2
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

how is the sway bar and end links?

Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

are the struts dry?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Checking both
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Struts fine sway bar and links tight. It "shifts" left or right when the weight of the car is at peak in a turn. Feels like .75- 1" shift
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

and your 100 percent sure the control arms and ball joins are tight

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Manual steering. There is no play turning steering wheel when parked, just a little flex as normal. The problem is a distinct shift to the side when cornering, not loose "play " in the steering/ sway
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ball joints good
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

im gonna opt out maybe another expert can help without bein there im unsure

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok thank you for trying

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