Dead spot in steering wheel...

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just bought a 2000 mustang V-6 auto. I noticed tonight that the steering as a small "dead spot" in it. It has a small amount of play in the steering wheel as you drive down the road. It's not a lot but it's noticable.

What would cause that? It has 18inch wheels and tires but I don't think that would have anything to do with that though...

Any thoughts?
 
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Bad rag joint on the steering shaft, probably. It's not likely that the rack itself is bad, but play in steering components will cause the same effect.
 
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