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Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007 Discussion, Help!! Cts steering rack replacement in Cadillac CTS Coupe, Sport Sedan and Sport Wagon Forums; Hey guys anyone here replace their steering rack or use a steering rack seal kit I have a 05 cts ...
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    Jrivera05 is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
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    Help!! Cts steering rack replacement

    Hey guys anyone here replace their steering rack or use a steering rack seal kit I have a 05 cts 3.6 and the steering rack is leaking need help as suggestion please

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    I replaced my rack

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    Kingoftypos is offline Cadillac Owners Master
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    If your gonna replace, you need to know which rack you have. There are only two, that I know of.

    One is a normal and the other is speed sensitive.

    Easiest way to find our is to remove the ABS fuse from the fuse box. Drive around the block. Does the steering seem very hard to turn? If so, you have the speed sensitive.

    The best way is to check to see if an electrical connection goes to where the steering shaft goes into the rack.

    KOT

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    Kot what would i do without u Man U help me so much, it does have the wiring plug on the rack

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    Re: Help!! Cts steering rack replacement

    Quote Originally Posted by arw1510 View Post
    I replaced my rack
    What was the name of the plastic surgeon you went to? How much did it cost?

    KOT
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    arw1510 is offline Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kingoftypos View Post

    What was the name of the plastic surgeon you went to? How much did it cost?

    KOT
    He was a family friend. Did it for cheap. I get all the attention now
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    Jrivera05 is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
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    Lol!

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    Re: Help!! Cts steering rack replacement

    Quote Originally Posted by arw1510 View Post
    I replaced my rack
    I replaced mine with a newer model. It's not as perky, but she has other talents that the other didn't...........

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