Steering / Controls

Whether you’re looking for Can-Am Defender steering racks, steering columns, steering wheels, or any other steering-related aftermarket accessory for the Can-am Defender, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Everything Can-Am Offroad, we’ve got all the latest and best Can-am Defender steering kits and steering components to give you absolute control over your UTV. Instead of the stock steering rack, many Can-Am Defender owners have opted for custom and aftermarket racks like the Gear One rack, the Shock Therapy rack, or even the stock rack form a Polaris RZR. With regards to steering wheels, there are more than enough options to choose from. PCF makes some good Can-am Defender steering wheels, and you can get the adapter for a Maverick or RZR that will enable you to run all sorts of aftermarket steering wheels like the Assault or the wheel from an X3. These steering wheel adapters make it so that even if the splines aren’t the same, you will still be able to install an aftermarket steering wheel on your Can-am Defender. Say goodbye to that old style Grant GT steering wheel and say hello to a d-shaped, suede, or button-rich steering wheel for superior drivability.


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If you’re Can-am Defender steering seems off — steering harder in one direction than the other, making popping noises, or becoming difficult to control — you may have jumped a tooth. To fix this, start by turning the wheel all the way to one side. Then turn back the opposite way and count the total wheel revolutions. You then divide in half to get the rack centered and adjust the tie rods to straighten it out — also making sure to realign the front tires. You can also try to unbolt the steering arm from the rack — as in where the steering shaft meets the steering rack — center the rack up, then bolt the steering back to it. Additionally, you can also adjust the steering through the machine’s computer. We’ve seen Can-am Defenders that pulled to the left real bad get plugged into a laptop and become suddenly fixed. But whatever you need to fix, repair, or improve the steering on hour Can-am Defender, we’ve got what it takes right here at Everything Can-Am Offroad!