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Looks as if I do not have power steering but a close ratio box. I have taken out a lot of play but still annoying when driving wants to drift a lot.
Is it better to rebuild or go to power steering
If you are running same size tires all around rotate front to rear and rear to front. If any improvement could just be tire wear. If still a problem and still drifting might be worn out tie rod ends, idler arm, or everything else considering a 72 front end. Power steering will not improve a bad front end problem. I will guess at this time that you need upper control arm bushings more than anything else. The upper control arm bushings control caster and if worn will cause the problems described. The tie rod ends would be my next suspect followed closely by the idler arm. Everything you describe points to a complete front end rebuild not a power steering upgrade even though that would make parking in tight spaces easier!

Joe
 
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