Replacing a Rack & Pinion Type Inner Tie Rod DIY

Thanks for watching! Rate & comment on this video, then check out my channel & SUBSCRIBE for more DIY auto repair videos. This is a video showing how to replace an inner tie rod on a rack and pinion equipped vehicle. This on is a 1997 Ford Explorer 2 wheel drive. I made a brief reference to a zip tie on the video & didn't explain myself. I used a zip tie in place of the inner bellows boot clamp on the rack.

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How to Change Tie Rods (inner and outer tie rod ends)
How to replace inner and outer tie rods. This video will show you in depth how to change the inner and outer tie rods of your car or truck. You need a special tool, an inner tie rod end tool, to complete the job (this can be rented for free at your local parts store). The job straight forward and anyone with basic tools can do it! Inexpensive tie rods: http://amzn.to/1XckepV Tie rod tool I used: http://amzn.to/1XcjTUf Inexpensive Tie Rod Tool: http://amzn.to/2j7fwYj Torque Wrench I used: http://amzn.to/1XcoPs8 How to check to see if your tie rod is bad: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brI2feYiEi8 Tie Rod End Cutaway: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RjhtVse6jE Become a ChrisFix Subscriber→ http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=paintballoo7 Instagram→ https://www.instagram.com/chrisfixit Facebook→ https://www.facebook.com/chrisfix8 Website → http://www.ChrisFixed.com My Channel Home Page → https://www.youtube.com/ChrisFix **If the video was helpful, remember to give it a "thumbs up" and consider subscribing. New videos every Thursday** Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. Use this information at your own risk. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working on vehicles and or with tools seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix.





Rack & Pinion Steering - How it works
A look at how rack and pinion steering works on a car. A rack and pinion steering unit is a lot more common now that the traditional steering boxes. It converts the rotational motion of the steering wheel into the linear motion needed to turn the wheels. It also provides a gear reduction, making it easier to turn the wheels. If you like what you see hit the like button, and if you would like to see more subscribe to Educational Mechanics here: https://www.youtube.com/user/Mattski6660?sub_confirmation=1 Visit our website for a larger video collection with explanations at: http://edumech.co.uk Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EducationalMechanics/





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This video shows how to install tie rods (inner and outer) on a 2001 Tacoma. Instructions can be applied to 1996-04 Tacoma, 4Runner and PreRunner. Visit us at: http://www.lowrangeoffroad.com




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