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Old 07-14-2011, 06:59 PM
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ww2 mb or gpw steering wheel on a yj ?

is it possible ? im wanting the more mil look so this idea crossed my mind. im thinkin the horn stuff may have to be modified ? what ya think ?

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Old 07-14-2011, 07:03 PM   #2

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I highly doubt it, the whole assembly is different.

Your best bet would be to buy a wheel with the same style as the old flatfender CJ's


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Trust me, you don't want one...they are larger than your wheel. Remember, the old jeeps didn't have power steering, only "arm-strong" steering, so the wheels were BIG to give you more leverage to turn the wheels. My 1972 has no power steering and the previous owner put a small wheel on it. I turn the wheel about 4 turns to the 1 or 2 on my yj. I think if you did fit an old wheel on your column, you would have leg room issues. Hope this helps a little for ya.
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Old 07-14-2011, 09:50 PM
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ya, lol and gut room to. im a bigger guy, lol. ineed to get my slidder installed on my seat ! thanks guys.
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