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Old 18th November 2013, 08:55 AM
davef63 davef63 is offline
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Default Sierra Steering rack

Hi all
I have just acquired a manual sierra steering rack
Can anyone tell what the modification is to make it fit the roadster?
Many thanks

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Old 18th November 2013, 12:16 PM
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It's not recomended as the whole lot needs shortend to bring the inner joints in line with the pivot point of the suspension.

You only get a woosh with a dump valve

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Old 7th December 2013, 02:52 PM
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Default Shorten Sierra steering rack

I have just shortened a Sierra rack without problems.
Dissassambled the thing, shortened the housing and the rack 223 mm. Soldered the housing and reinforced it with a sleeve.
The thing is not installed yet so I dont know how it fits and works, but the shortening job was easy. Have some pictures if you want to see them, may send by email

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