Steering Parts

Steering Column Parts

In the last twenty years, most cars have shifted from using a standard wheel-controlled steering and handling system to a steering system that's controlled by a wheel, yet carried out by both computers and the driver themselves. It's known as power steering, and it's one of many innovations that have allowed modern cars to become […]

Power Steering Pulley

By putting in new power steering pulleys into your vehicle you will be able to significantly increase its overall performance. There have been an increasing number of people making the upgrade and for a number of different reasons. Lightweight pulleys which control the power steering in your vehicle will be able to notice a remarkable […]

Steering Stabilizers

A steering stabilizer functions in similar way as a shock absorber in that it controls any unwanted movement from the steering mechanism on certain on road and off road vehicles. A steering stabilizer is most often used in high performance and or custom applications. They can be a standard factory item on certain high performance […]

Rack and Pinion Steering Gear

If you are experiencing issues with the steering in your car, it's worth educating yourself about rack and pinion steering gear. Because this type of steering gear is found in many modern cars, there is a good chance that it's currently in yours. By understanding how this gear works, you will be able to figure […]

Tie Rod Sleeves

The tie rod, also referred to as a track rod in the United Kingdom, is an integral part of an automobile's steering mechanism. A tie rod sleeve is an important part of the tie rod assembly which is used to shorten or lengthen the tie rod in order to adjust toe alignment. The tie rods […]

Steering Racks

Steering racks are an essential part of the rack and pinion types of steering assemblies that are on modern day vehicles. There is a second type known as the re-circulating ball. With rack and pinion steering, any time you apply pressure to the steering wheel as you attempt to steer your vehicle, energy passes onto […]

Steering Gear Replacement Kits

Steering gear replacement kits can be a lifesaver if your steering is on the fritz. They can save you money and time if you know what you are doing. Do not put off replacing your steering gearbox or it could get worse and you could find yourself on a busy road with no steering control. […]

Steering Box

Previously, only dealers had access to steering boxes. However, now consumers can bypass the dealer and purchase these kits directly from manufacturers, at a price that is more affordable. Called by many names, the steering box makes sure the steering in your vehicle doesn't leak, bind or make it difficult to steer the vehicle. Steering […]

Steering Joints

When it comes to driving a car, boat, motorcycles, ships, airplanes or basically any transportation medium it requires steering, in other words controlling. Either to turn left or right or simple burning rubber while making a “doughnut”. The steering is where all the control is, you can basically make the vehicle go any direction you […]

Adjustable Ball Joints

Ball joints are designed to join the steering knuckles to the control arms, and it is covered by a protective steel casing that is specifically intended to make sure that the dirt and grime that contaminate your vehicle's underbody does not work its way into the ball joint and cause unnecessary damage. The difference between […]

Steering Idler Arm

Improper steering can easily cause fatal car accidents. Whether you're traveling at a casual speed, or on a highway, there's always a major safety concern if there's a problem with your car's steering alignment. The faults within your steering system need to be fixed as soon as they are discovered, and it's definitely not something […]

Tilt Steering Column

A tilt steering column is also known as an adjustable steering wheel. The tilt steering column was first manufactured by General Motors in 1963. When it first came out on the market it had seven adjustable positions. These adjustable steering wheels used to be a luxury item on automobiles, but now they are installed in […]

Pitman Arm

The pitman arm is one of the most crucial parts of your car's steering system. The pitman arm is connected to your vehicle's steering gear, which is responsible for making your vehicle perform linear movements and be able to turn smoothly. The sector shaft secures the pitman arm in place, while a ball joint is […]

Cruise Control Switch

Cruise control comes as a standard feature in many new cars and relatively modern used cars. Pioneered in the luxury car market, cruise control is a simple system designed to moderate and limit your driving speed independently from the amount of pressure that you apply to the accelerator. In practical terms, it allows you to […]

Lower Ball Joint

The lower ball joint is a spherical bearing used in a wheel strut to connect the steering knuckle with the control arm. It is an essential component that allows the suspension and steering systems to work together. The joint is sealed and does not require lubrication or regular maintenance. However, the joint will eventually wear […]

Ball Joint Replacement

The ball joints on your vehicle perform a very valuable function. They connect the two wheel struts in the front of the vehicle to the steering column. When the ball joints become worn out, they will cause there to be some play in the steering of your vehicle and your tires will wear out faster. […]

Power Cylinders

The steering on your vehicle is one of the important functions that you will need to drive your car properly. When your car has power steering, it will be even more difficult to steer than when you have a manual steer car. In fact, it can be very dangerous to try and steer your vehicle […]

Steering Gear Box

Everyone who's ever driven a car knows how to operate a steering wheel. In fact, it is one of the first things that you learn when you get into a car. One thing that you may not know is that the steering mechanism of your vehicle is actually a very complicated piece of equipment and […]

Power Steering Pump

Many people drive their vehicles every day without thinking about all of the parts that work together to keep the vehicle moving and working safely. In vehicles with power steering, one of these parts is the power steering pump. Learning more about the power steering pump can help you understand how it works and give […]