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Old 04-13-2011, 11:33 AM
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Here is my situation; I have a 87 yj with manual steering. it handle ok on the road but in parking lot and some off road situations it's a bit much some times. I am not the most mechanically inclined individual but if a spend enough time wrenching it I can usually figure it out. How difficult would it be to switch to a power steering set up from my manual and were would I want to start. Any help would be appreciated.

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Stock frond end with 31's
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Shouldnt be too bad...all you need is the p/s pump and bracket assembly, steering box with pitman arm, hoses, and a new engine drive belt. Basically just take off one part at a time and replace with the new stuff, hook up the lines, bleed the air out, and drive

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Old 04-13-2011, 01:55 PM
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sound good, Know to convince the wife she needs it thanks for the info
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