i have a 98 ford explorer with 5.0 changed rack about 4 months ago and ps pump yesturday and only able to turn wheel when tire is off the ground

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Mark Whinton
Mark Whinton

Jack it up - disconnect tie rods - see if steering wheel moves easily - if it does you have a seized tie rod or ball joint - if it is still stiff it HAS to be the rack, pump or column that is your problem