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Customer: Can you advise me on the correct method to check the acceptable wear limit on a Scania truck tie rod end or drag link end.
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: It would be the same for all Scania trucks i believe but use the P124
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No that is all at this stage
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With wheels on the ground rotate steering shaft/wheel back and forth, there should be no lateral movement on a good end, dot allows up to 1/8" play,

anymore than that is a safety issue by dot standards

It helps to have someone rock steering wheel back/forth while you observe for any movement at each end

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