Loose Steering
Faerbairn
Posted 2020-02-20 6:58 PM (#7177)
Subject: Loose Steering


New user


Location: Benicia, CA
Hi, I am new to the Forum. We bought a 1975 FMC a year ago and have only drive n it a few times. The engine runs great and we have been working on the systems & upholstery mostly.

Driving over 35mph I start to feel the steering is loose allowing the vehicle to sway left or right and then I have to correct it and then it does it again the opposite direction over & over.
It gets really crazy at 50mph +.

Any suggestions what I need to look for and replace?

Every mechanic I approach with the FMC does not know what to do about the brakes or the Steering.

Thank you for your help.

Adam
1975 FMC #719
1962 Airstream TradeWind 24' Trailer
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fcrives3
Posted 2020-03-09 8:29 AM (#7183 - in reply to #7177)
Subject: Re: Loose Steering


Regular

2525
Location: Greensboro, NC
Have you filled up your fresh water tank you need that weight to help counter the weight of the rear engine.
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