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81 GL Engine Xmember Question


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#1 Jibs

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Posted 14 January 2009 - 07:01 PM

Will a power steering xmember from an 84 wagon fit in my 81 Gl Brat? Both have ea81's, and was wondering if anyone has converted to power steering. Thanks.

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Posted 14 January 2009 - 08:57 PM

J, im almost positive the Gen2 will be wider than the Gen1.

I could be wrong, and i hope I am. Power steering in a Gen1 would be awesome.

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Posted 13 February 2009 - 06:11 PM

I have been wondering the same thing, sure would make for better parallel parking. lemme know what you find out

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Posted 13 February 2009 - 07:04 PM

Yeah as soon as the weather warms up I can do some research. I have both a gen 1 Brat without an engine in it and I also have an ea81 wagon with power steering as well, so I'm going to remove both x-members and do some measuring.




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