Need advice on 76 CJ5 power steering? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > CJ Jeep Forum > CJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 02-14-2014, 10:50 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
KyleL91YJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Olean,NY
Posts: 86
Need advice on 76 CJ5 power steering?

Hey guys I'm sure this topic has already been brought up and discussed.. But I would like to put power steering/ maybe power brakes(optional) in my 76 CJ5. It's the straight 6cyl. 3 speed, and is all stock, Iv found plenty of discussions about it online but never any solid answers. Also local mechanics tell me " it's not worth the trouble" I don't need power anything myself..but I would like to get my girlfriend in it this summer and she's nervous. Let's just say my passion for jeeps is greater than my mechanics skills but I am a welder and would be able to put some good brackets or whatever in...and that's were I need help!! If anyone has done this or know someone could you post some pics of it all assembled??? In the jeep So I can go off of it or a local mechanic? I'd really appreciate the help I'm just lost right now lol!!!

Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3313576304.jpg
Views:	52
Size:	149.1 KB
ID:	765489



Click image for larger version

Name:	image-2763688240.jpg
Views:	42
Size:	135.9 KB
ID:	765497

Sorry for the life story

KyleL91YJ is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-14-2014, 11:04 AM   #2
Moderator

::WF Moderator::
 
harleydragon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: south georgia
Posts: 3,910
you need a steering box,pump and hoses..you can adapt stuff off some other vehicles probably,but the easiest would be to buy components made for your model..76's were available with power steering..same thing with power brakes..I bought a new power brake booster/master cylinder combo recent off ebay for just a little over 100 bucks and it works great
harleydragon is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:19 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC