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Mr Hunter

posted on 10/5/20 at 09:19 PM Reply With Quote
Sierra steering column

Hello fellow locostbuilders.

I have a shortend sierra steering rack wich has no powersteering.
Can i use a sierra steering column from a powersteering car? Is there any difference between non power and powersteering columns?
I can find a powersteering one locally.
To sum it up are all sierra steering columns the same exept the adjustable one and the fixed one?

Thank you

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rusty nuts

posted on 11/5/20 at 06:36 AM Reply With Quote
Not too sure about the upper column but I suspect it will be fine, there are however at least two if not three different lower columns , the first one I tried to use was too thick and caused clearance problems IIRC . Components to build your own lower column are available
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Mr Hunter

posted on 20/5/20 at 09:47 PM Reply With Quote
Thank you for youre input rusty nuts

I got myself a full adjustable column from a 1991 sierra.It had powersteering.
For future reference the powersteering rack has a bigger splined end,i have a rack without powersteering and its splines seem to be like on the escort (the rubber flexi rings splined end was way too big for my rack) i think i will get the parts from rallydesign and go from there.

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