jerk in steering on 1997 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup

Why does our pickup jerk when you make a right turn on the highway. It feels like you lost the steering for a few seconds. Very scary. Doesn't always do it, sometimes for a couple weeks and then goes away for a week or two.

by in Palmer, AK on April 12, 2009
5 answers
ANSWER by , April 13, 2009
Have the stabilizer cylinder checked, these only cost around $59 and if it is defective it could cause steering problems
ANSWER by , March 12, 2010
i have same prob.. if you find problem would you e me results.. jameskarol@comcast.net. will dod same send add
ANSWER by , March 29, 2010
I had the same problem and mine was a speed control sensor.
ANSWER by , May 20, 2010
I know what this is. I had the same problem and found a great mechanic that knew what it was and fixed it for me. I havent had the problem since. It is the upper control arm bushings that cause the problem.
ANSWER by , December 20, 2010
steering wheel oporater.