Powersteering

Discussion in '1979 - 1995 (Fox, SN95.0, & 2.3L) -General/Talk-' started by GroverDill, Sep 9, 2013.


  1. madspeed

    madspeed Colonel Mustard Mod Dude Founding Member

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    8,497
    Showcase:
    9
    Albums:
    1
    Likes Received:
    1,241
    Trophy Points:
    174
    Location:
    a van down by the river
    hydraulic shop will make em up for ya
     
    #41
  2. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    How would a shop know the correct bends? I am thinking junkyard might be best bet
     
    #42
  3. madspeed

    madspeed Colonel Mustard Mod Dude Founding Member

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    8,497
    Showcase:
    9
    Albums:
    1
    Likes Received:
    1,241
    Trophy Points:
    174
    Location:
    a van down by the river
    the bends arent critical, as long as you get the length correct, you could bend to fit kinda like a brake line no?
     
    #43
  4. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    more interneting tells me Edelmann 71116 will work, for $14.xx its worth a shot!
     
    #44
  5. 84Ttop

    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2009
    Messages:
    3,301
    Likes Received:
    1,393
    Trophy Points:
    144
    Location:
    South Jersey
    I wish any part that i've bought in the last 3 months was only 14$, heck i'll take 2 ;)
     
    #45
  6. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    I have done this rack install on the way cheap. I was able to reuse bumpsteer parts and all the high dollar parts I kept from a car that I had to part. So I have 43 bucks in lines, 40 for powdercoat and still need a cooler.

    Of course it has taken longer than it should but whatever.

    Maybe the manual rack and shaft will sell then, Ill be makin money! (lol)
     
    #46
  7. Chuckman

    Chuckman Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2005
    Messages:
    737
    Likes Received:
    44
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    st. louis, mo
    maybe take a coat hanger and cut/bend it to form a pattern and have them fab it up like you want it?

    but sounds like you got it figured out anyway, i know the local places all can get the high pressure hoses (i put a new one on last year when i put in a new rack), i never did find the low-pressure one though.
     
    #47
  8. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    ohhh I like

    [​IMG]
     
    #48
  9. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    working from home is awesome.
    quick mock up
    [​IMG]

    Return is le close!

    [​IMG]
     
    #49
    TOOLOW91 likes this.
  10. madspeed

    madspeed Colonel Mustard Mod Dude Founding Member

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    8,497
    Showcase:
    9
    Albums:
    1
    Likes Received:
    1,241
    Trophy Points:
    174
    Location:
    a van down by the river
    man you outta buy an eastwood powdercoating kit!
     
    #50
  11. mofoe87Gt

    mofoe87Gt New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2013
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    2
    Where did you get the alternator bracket from?
     
    #51
  12. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    1990 Lincoln town car with a 5.0 in it. Simply modified it a bit and by modified I mean cut it down some
     
    #52
  13. mofoe87Gt

    mofoe87Gt New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2013
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    2
    What about the tensionr?
     
    #53
  14. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    Same towncar also just cut down some
     
    #54
  15. mofoe87Gt

    mofoe87Gt New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2013
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    2
    I googled it and I can't seem to find it
     
    #55
  16. S&B

    S&B I hate my CT. :(

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2005
    Messages:
    6,189
    Likes Received:
    814
    Trophy Points:
    164
    Location:
    Cheesehead
    well your going through all the normal stages of FOX ownership, after you reinstall the Power steering your 1.5 years aways from selling the car/ drivetrain .
     
    #56
  17. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    I dont know, I have had this car for almost 18 years, that is not in the normal stages of Fox ownership.
     
    #57
  18. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    #58
  19. S&B

    S&B I hate my CT. :(

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2005
    Messages:
    6,189
    Likes Received:
    814
    Trophy Points:
    164
    Location:
    Cheesehead
    The cycle is the same no matter how long it takes just like life
     
    #59
  20. GroverDill

    GroverDill GoldMember

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 1999
    Messages:
    4,814
    Likes Received:
    321
    Trophy Points:
    114
    Location:
    Rathdrum ID 83858
    Ok there coach.
     
    #60

Share This Page