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Quiz 47 :

Steering Systems

Quiz 47 :

Steering Systems

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A variable steering ratio can normally be found in _____ steering units.
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B

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What is the primary purpose of power steering hoses?
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C

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The front-wheel suspension design greatly influences steering geometry.
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True

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Worn tie-rod ends can result in ______.
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Rack-and-pinion steering arrangements require two tie-rod linkages.
True False
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Rack-and-pinion preload can be adjusted by setting the yoke lash.
True False
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Tire wear patterns are good indicators of steering and suspension problems.
True False
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Which of the following is NOT a probable cause of wheel shimmy?
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Mechanical 4WS is steering angle sensitive. It is NOT sensitive to vehicle road speed.
True False
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In a rack-and-pinion steering system, the rack is the steering input and drives the pinion in order to move the wheels.
True False
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Power steering fluid pressure can be measured with a scan tool.
True False
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The worm gear and the pitman gear are components within a recirculating ball steering gearbox.
True False
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Lower steering efforts are desirable at highway speeds in order to provide improved road feel.
True False
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In a rack-and-pinion steering system, what protects the rack from contamination?
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A sector shaft is used in most rack-and-pinion steering mechanisms.
True False
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Parallelogram steering arrangements typically use a rack-and-pinion mechanism.
True False
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The worm and roller steering components are basically the same found in the recirculating ball/ parallelogram system.
True False
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Since 1968, all steering columns have a collapsible feature that allows the column to fold into itself upon impact.
True False
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Some tie rod ends use a special bonded ball stud, in which no boot is used.
True False
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Electronic rack-and-pinion systems use an electric motor to pump the hydraulic fluid through the hoses.
True False
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