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I replaced the rack and pinion on a 2008 Ford Edge and it is…

I replaced the rack...

I replaced the rack and pinion on a 2008 Ford Edge and it is now hard to steer and once turned a bit it will turn to the stops by itself

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fluids?

The flurry did are all good and I even vacuumed the power steering system

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Edge yourself? What have you tried so far?

I am doing it myself this is now the second rack and pinion I have tried but also did the steering angle sensor and clock spring inner and outer tie rods could it be the power steering pump

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I also changed lower control arms and front struts and sway bar links

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Where are you obtaining your rack and pinions from?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Lkq specialties in Ardmore Alabama my sister husband works in parts a Cochran ford in Pennsylvania and that where they get the parts from
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