I have a 2005 dakota the steering gets hard to turn and then frees up again does anyone know whats going on with it?

Asked by Dec 13, 2011 at 03:43 PM about the 2005 Dodge Dakota

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Steering knuckle.

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does it free up when you get back on the gas?

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