Auto Systems and Repair: Steering Rack Bushings

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Steering may clunk or jerk while turning
  • Clunk when going over bumps
  • Excess free play in steering

Related Repair Advice

  • A four-wheel alignment should be performed after replacing the steering rack bushings
  • The steering rack bushing should be inspected as part of any front end or pre-alignment inspection