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 Post subject: Steering column swap ??
PostPosted: Fri Jun 01, 2018 1:50 pm 
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Car Model*: 1962 and 1965 Plymouth Valiants
Good Afternoon to all you crazy /six fans. I've got a favor to ask of any body that has had their steering column, from a 1962 Plymouth Valiant automatic car, apart and can help me with parts and pieces with the top half assembly. A friend gave me one a few years ago and it had been modified w/ a u-joint on the bottom and I want to use the stock coupler. My car was a 3 on the tree and I want to do away with the knuckle where the lever is, so I had taken the donor one apart several years ago and now I'm not sure I have all the pieces to meld the two columns together. I have a trim collar, also the turn signal bearing section, but it appears there is a part that goes on the tube that the bearing / TS section mounts to. If somebody has a picture or service manual of this part of the column I would surely appr eciate your help.

Thank you

PostPosted: Fri Jun 01, 2018 2:29 pm 
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Hey Kevan,

I will look to see if any of the old repair manuals I have show good pics of that. If so, when we meet up next week I can give them to you. :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 01, 2018 3:09 pm 

Joined: Thu May 12, 2005 11:50 pm
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Location: So California
Car Model*: 64 Plymouth Valiant
I haven't done this, but have you thought of using a later collapsible column if you have it all apart?

Just something to think about.......

64 Valiant 225 / 904 / 42:1 manual steering / 9" drum brakes

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