154 Steering Play

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154 Steering Play

Postby Blaserman » Wed May 15, 2013 4:02 pm

Seems like alot of extra pay in the Steering wheel, are parts avable for these.
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Re: 154 Steering Play

Postby RaymondDurban » Wed May 15, 2013 4:22 pm

Welcome to the Forum!

Yes. All the tie rod ends are available, as are some of the internals to the steering box.
Have you tried to narrow down the source of the play? What about tightening up the steering box adjustment?
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Re: 154 Steering Play

Postby gitractorman » Wed May 15, 2013 6:32 pm

Yea, chances are that all the tie rod ends and drag link ends are shot. Pretty common and yes, they're available from any Cub Cadet dealer. Also, check the center pivot pin for the front axle, it's know to wear. Also, check the wheel bearings in the front end, along with the spindles. The combination of a little bit of plan in a few of these areas can make the steering feel very sloppy.
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Re: 154 Steering Play

Postby Blaserman » Mon May 20, 2013 8:16 pm

Look the steering over , first will adjust the steering box. Notice that I have a bent tie rod also steering lever has play
think I may be able to tighten it .
Thanks for all the help here . My first cub low boy 1969 , loving it.
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