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Old 05-28-2015, 02:47 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by wigginsjsr View Post
I really like my TC, but I began having intermittent steering noise a few months ago. It finally became constant, and resulted in the steering jumping in 1 or 2 inch increments rather than a smooth turn. Very noisy, could be heard loudly outside the coach.

Took the unit in for service last week. Service thought it was dry king pins, but more grease didn't stop the noise. They finally dropped the TC and the problem went away.

The unit is only 3 years old, and has never been damaged. Blue Ox says sorry, it only has a one year warranty. Extended service will pay all but $200 for replacement, but seems like it should last longer than 3 years.

Interesting comments. Can you expand on your situation for us? In those three years how many miles did you drive? Any particular or un usual driving conditions?

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Thanks everyone. Ordered one and it arrived today. Much bigger live than the pictures indicate. Installing it Saturday befor our extended trip coming up.

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Interesting comments. Can you expand on your situation for us? In those three years how many miles did you drive? Any particular or un usual driving conditions?
Total miles driven a little over 30,000. Normal driving, only on paved roads. Mostly interstate, but some secondary roads. Some were rough in New England and western Canada, but all paved.

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