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turn left nice and sharp.. turn right, some play, little vagness, than it turns...your ideas?
 

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bad tie rod ends on the right side? also the idler arm is on the right side, maybe loose?
 

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Could the gearbox be flexing in it's mounts?
 

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ok. you got me.. yes it turns left.. and those redneck repairs.. yup, you got me.. dead to right..
 

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radam, t5 tranny energy suspension polly mount.. and paul spreull motor mounts, no flexing here.
 

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I am thinking the steer gearbox flexing in the "frame" which could be more pronounced in one direction versus the other... in theory. Depends on the reason for the flex, if any.
 

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all the parts are there.. the outter stiffener( both sides )
 

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I remember you adjusting tire pressure not too long ago. Could a left tire have lost some air?
 

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Danger Danger Danger

This what was happening to me before the steering box broke on my car .

If the front of the box is cracked and flexing but the back is good it will show up as vague steering one way and good the other .

A good test would be to get a helper to crank the wheel back and forth and take a close look at the front and back of the steering box .
 

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i just replaced the driver side box, 3 years ago.. but i will look for any cracks..
 

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I had a "good" spare box . Started to rebuild it ... it had cracks . Got one from a friend ... it had cracks .He had a second one and it was good . Be very careful with the steering box . I think it is an example of poor engineering . Very rare for Alfa.The steering box should have been thicker or made from steel .

They can be had new and are a thing of beauty . What price would you put on having steering ?

Montreal LHD Steering Box Case | Classic Alfa Romeo spare parts and accessories

I emailed Max and he will make one for the 105 / 115 cars for the same price.
 

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my cars an 1984 ..zf box.. that looks like an earlyer box.. but thanks..695 pounds = to about $1200.00 usd...wow!!
 
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