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Old 09-26-2013, 10:26 AM
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When I cranked the bars on my 04 I got a slight shudder type vibe on heavy acceleration from a stop or low speeds. Never encountered anything at highway speeds or when holding any constant speed. That doesn't mean it isn't causing you problems....just my experience I had with my own truck. My guess is that the root problem is somewhere else and the level has simply elevated it to the point where you have noticed. I personally would start by having them balanced.

Also, just FYI, that appears to be your steering rack leaking rather than your pump/reservoir. Unless it's leaking from the bottom of the pump down onto the rack. Mine was actually leaking where the hoses connect to the bottom of the pump/reservoir unit when I bought it. I had to replace the hoses and also replaced the factory squeeze clamps with worm gear clamps....problem solved for me. Good luck!!
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Thanks for the info. When I took my truck for inspection last time they did tell me the bottom of the pump was leaking but they said it was so slight they wouldn't recommend changing it yet. So, thankfully I'm pretty sure the rack is good still.
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