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That is a great question?? i will be running it on my Rhino, so i will get some pics and stuff posted. I hope if it breaks it is just hard to steer.

I know some peeps who ride aggressive with no issues, also most of the racers are going that direction and i havent heard about problems, so that is a good sign i hope.
 

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I have tried to order the Prowler version from them and it was not ready just yet, that was a month ago or more. So maybe its ready now?

I will be running the Unisteer on my Rhino:)
 

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my XTZ is at unisteer right now. They are putting power steering and there rackzilla on it. Should be ready anytime. They had to Build different heim joints for rackzilla , but it should take care of tie rods and do away with ball joints. They said that the stock ball joints on tie rods were bottoming out before it got to the end of the shock travel. Might be something for ac to look into .Can't wait to get it back. The hard steering was one of the only things i didn't like about it.
 

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The steering was a selling point to my girl.I told her wait till you see how big my arms will get.She couldn't get the check book out fast enough.LOL
I had the chance to see the difference on Warlocks brothers teryx.What a difference.



 

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I downloaded the instructions for installing the Unisteer power steering unit. It is fairly complicated, and I would not do it myself or even ask a dealer to do it until he had done several. Their Rackzilla rack and pinion steering unit does look fairly simple to install though, and I will be getting one of these within the next year.
 

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I understand the value of power steering, but why a rack & pinion? Is there a problem with the original steering?
 

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no problem with steering , but tie rods are to small and ball joints arn't holding up. The rackzilla has thick wall pipe for tie rod and heim joints instead of ball joints. Should be much stronger. And this universal thing sounds like a health care system, I don't want anything to do with that.
 

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I have not seen a rack fail yet.And have not seen a tie rod end fail,What does fail or bend is the tie rod itself.
I would have to agree with you on the universal deal though.I will wait till they have the kit for the prowler.



 

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I have not seen a rack fail yet.And have not seen a tie rod end fail,What does fail or bend is the tie rod itself.
I would have to agree with you on the universal deal though.I will wait till they have the kit for the prowler.

That's good to know. I will order in a set of tie rods and keep them in the tool kit, along with my other field repair parts.
 
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