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Steering wheel cocked left

I had an alignment and service writer tolde steering wheel is going to be cocked. I was pissed but what could of i done. So now i need new drag link as the ends are shot.

My question is could i correct the angle via the drag link.
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Re: Steering wheel cocked left

Yes, you can adjust the steering wheel centering, adjusting the drag link. Just loosen both clamp bolts and turn the sleeve to center the steering wheel. Quite strange why the service center didnīt do this.
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Re: Steering wheel cocked left

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Yes, you can adjust the steering wheel centering, adjusting the drag link. Just loosen both clamp bolts and turn the sleeve to center the steering wheel. Quite strange why the service center didnīt do this.
Agreed, it's an easy process. When I did mine I drove the Jeep straight into the garage (wheels straight, steering wheel turned). Then I loosened the clamps and turned the key into the 'on' position (so the wheel could turn if you pulled on it). Then I got under the Jeep and rotated the bar until the wheel centered itself.

With only toe adjustments on the WJ, I've found doing your own alignment is worth it.
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