My TLC pulling to the right

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Asked by Feb 18, 2012 at 01:08 AM about the 1993 Toyota Land Cruiser 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my tlc 1993 is pulling to the right while accelerating and same as while braking . And
during cruising have to hold the steering hard i, if not it will run to the right...please
advice

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You may have a binding brake, jack up the Cruiser and check that all wheels run freely. Usually there is a bit of transmissoin drag but it should be obvious which wheel it is. Generally when a brake binds it is due to the brake pads siezing in the caliper, this is due to brake dust build up and lack of lubrication.

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done already brake servicing changing seals of brake piston run freely , i thought that was the prob b4. still persist, if it possible wheel bearing , coz i already changing pinion bearing but same thing.

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If it was a bearing issue I think you would be aware by now, bearings usually give you an audible warning before they destroy themselves. Have you had the steering geometry checked? you may have a bent steering/ suspension component or a misaligned axle.

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done also alignment and still persist, could it be some bushing that hold the axle beam worn out, if so i will notice from beneath. Yah if bearing give way sure will noticed.

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does it seem to pull to the right all the time? even just a little because if it was a bent suspension component it should pull all the time, not a lot but a little, also check the wear on the tire, if the tread wear is uneven then it probaly is a suspension piece

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