steering linkage


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Noun1.steering linkage - mechanism consisting of a system of rods and levers connected to the front wheels of a motor vehicle; the steering gear pushes it left or right which swivels the front wheels, causing the vehicle to turn
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
steering mechanism, steering system - a mechanism by which something is steered (especially a motor vehicle)
tie rod - either of two rods that link the steering gear to the front wheels
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tie rod assly lhs rhs both side & repairing of a-frame lh side of steering linkage of dumper sl.
The agency has identified two complaints alleging separation of a steering linkage, causing loss of control.
With half a round of slack in the steering linkage, traveling the highways at top speed of 17 mph could be a bit harrowing.
Steering is a recirculating ball-type with a parallel rod steering linkage.
Kinematic model of a typical bus IFS including the multi-link steering linkage is also seen in Fig.
A bent or worn steering linkage is a sign that all might not be well, as is a distorted chassis.
"I remember something broke, the steering linkage, and the boat was tied up against the shore while he fixed it and we were all standing waiting for him to fix it - so that we could have another go at being terrified."
An ALJ improperly determined that a company lacked adequate notice when cited for four violations at its plant where an MSHA inspector alleged excessive movement in the ball joints of the steering linkage of four trucks.
Like a jetliner, the set-up benefits from several back-up systems - including a conventional mechanical steering linkage.
If a non-compliant steering linkage is added to the trolley and the pilot fixes the steering wheel position, is there any reason to think that the trolley will not turn like any other vehicle?
In the case of your M88A1 recovery vehicle, that's the steering linkage bell crank assembly.
Access to the machine's hydraulic pumps, steering linkage and electrical components is provided through the quick-pivoting ROPS.