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Mercedes r 350 4 matic. steering rack replacement. the rack

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mercedes r 350 4 matic. steering rack replacement. the rack I pulled out does not have a proportioning valve. the one that i was given for a replacement has a proportioning. can i use this rack, I have no wires to hook to the valve????
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I would not use the wrong rack in the car. You won't have the proper power assist and your steering will feel heavy if you use the rack with the proportioning valve. I would return the rack and exchange it for the correct part.

Expert:  Marty replied 1 year ago.

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