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    Power Steering Gear Box

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    Power Steering Gear Box

    Post  GM B-Body Forum on Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:17 pm

    Want to tighten up the steering? Change the gearing in the power steering box, or head over to Classic Industries where they offer power steering gear boxes with different ratios. I have the 3 1//2 turns which is standard from the factory. You can upgrade to a 2 1/2 turns gear box which is roughly a 12:1 ratio. And if your a high speed racer they also offer a 4 1/2 turns gear box. Heres the link! http://www.classicindustries.com/impala/parts/steering/steering-rack-components/?p=1&sb=0


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    Re: Power Steering Gear Box

    Post  Sweet Seventy9 on Sun Nov 03, 2013 3:11 pm

    2nd Gen F-bodys, Z28's and TA's, have quick ratio steering boxes in them and they bolt right into our B-bodies.
    The hoses line right up too.


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    Re: Power Steering Gear Box

    Post  phil.fen86 on Sun Jan 19, 2014 2:54 am

    I read something about how a 91-93 s10 with manual steering boxes, the box will bolt right to the b body frame.
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    Re: Power Steering Gear Box

    Post  GM B-Body Forum on Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:57 pm

    I also heard that s10 seats also fit in our cars, though im not sure what years.


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