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pitman arm infront of box?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by muddybuddy, Apr 8, 2006.

  1. muddybuddy

    muddybuddy 3/4 ton status

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    might have to use a different box... since you would be turning the wrong way wouldn't ya?
     
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    good point :)
     
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    Yep, when we lifted our S10 and put a solid axle under it 5" forward from stock wheel position, we had to have an arm facing forward. Got a steering box from and Astro van, cause they're tipped down and have reverse cut gears. It was a direct swap, and will make us steer the right way. Maybe fullsize vans/trucks will offer similar swapability? Something to look into.
     

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