Jump to content
240zadmire

'77 280z steering wheel travel

Recommended Posts

Hi all,

 

Recently pass smog test.  Been enjoying it every chance I get.   Even volunteer to do errands for wife just so I can drive it!!!!

I've notice the steering wheel can only make one full circle and the "distance/length" of the tire doesn't cover much.

to put it into perspective, I'm having trouble making a 2 lands U-turn.  What I mean is the other day I at McDonald's drive through, I had trouble making a right U-turn.  My Van and sedan seem able to make a right U-turn quite easily.  Of course it inches outside toward the other land a bit, but not as much as the Datsun.  I had to back-up a bit in order to make a turn.  I had to make a three-point turn.  A bit of embarrassed as it was lunch time and was quite a bit of long line ... ;)

When I rebuild "grease and new bearing, seal replaced", I noticed the travel rod not that long/far.  Is this normal or do I have to do a "drift" at the u-turn!!!!

 

regards

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.