I have a '97 Chevy 1500 with a 5.0l. When I'm driving, the truck pulls to the right.

I have a ’97 Chevy 1500 with a 5.0l. When I’m driving, the truck pulls to the right.

I have a '97 Chevy 1500 with a 5.0l. When I'm driving, the truck pulls to the right. I have checked the control arm and ball joints and everything is ok but, it still pulls to the right.

Try examining and rotating the tires. Pulls are often caused by tire wear. A good wheel alignment inspection would be the next thing to have performed.

Jim O’Neill
Chino Autotech Inc.

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