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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-05, 04:54 AM Thread Starter
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hi has any body removed a steering box out of a xy with a 351 clevo and extractors any tips without removeing engine or extractors
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-05, 05:52 AM
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Damn near impossible unless you want to take off your brake booster and lift it out through the top!

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yeah ill further that probabley easier to pull extractor off
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if u get it out without removing extractors then u can try mine, 351, extractors in an xr, hehe have fun!
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if u get it out without removing extractors then u can try mine, 351, extractors in an xr, hehe have fun!
Those old XR/XT steering boxes are the worst to get out.Having a solid steering shaft as part of the steering box was a very bad idea.I think if I had an XR/XT and I had to change the steering box,then I would try to fit an XW/XY steering column and box instead!!
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