There should be a resistance for the MGB at least, to ensure no free play -
32 to 52 pound *inches* on the rod to produce articulation. The
ball housing is adjusted to produce this, the 'locknut' flange has to be
prised out of the indentations on the housing to allow it.
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> ... I thought there should
> be some resistance to them and that they should basically hold
> horizontal (but with free motion all around when moved by hand). Is
> this correct. If not how do I go about adjusting them. Is it a
> "simple" tightening of the acorn nut like an MGB, or is it more
> involved. The ball joint connection to the rack certainly looks a
> little different than an MGB.