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Power Steering Conversion Kits

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AUTHENTIC AUTOMOTIVE restores complete power steering kits.

EVERY ORIGINAL STYLE KIT RESTORED BY AUTHENTIC AUTOMOTIVE HAS THESE FEATURES:

COMPLETE CHANGE-OVER: These systems are sold as complete changeover kits. All necessary parts are provided to convert a standard steering vehicle over to power steering: every last nut, bolt, washer and cotter pin. Each system contains many new parts, including all rubber parts, hoses, grommets, etc. We are the manufacturer of many parts used in our kits.

GUARANTEED FIT: Each system is built to fit your vehicle.

PRE-ASSEMBLED: Each kit is pre-assembled into sub-assemblies for ease of installation. Most of our kits can be installed in three hours or less by one person using common shop tools.

WARRANTY: All systems are warranted for one full year against defects in materials and workmanship.

REMANUFACTURED: All components are either new or remanufactured to equal or exceed factory specifications.

INSTRUCTIONS: Complete installation and bleeding instructions are provided with every kit. Free technical assistance available 9-5 CST M-F.

NO EXCHANGE NECESSARY: All systems are sold outright, no exchange necessary. Core credit can be issued for your used system or components. We buy power steering cores and parts, call for details.

 


Complete Power Steering Kits


Original Type Kits

1955-57 Bel Air, 210, 150, sedan delivery

NUMBERS MATCHING KITS

Do you want to keep your trailered show car Tri-Five all original? This Power Steering Kit is the top of the line, highly detailed. All original castings and stampings are used in this Kit. All components are date coded and correct, all painted and plated finishes are correct. All hardware has correct head markings. Everything is show quality restored. Did you know that from 1955 through 1959 there were four different power steering generator designs? You will get the correct style for your year with this Kit, with a Delco-Remy tag stamped with proper model & serial numbers. The linkage is pre-assembled for ease of installation.Complete installation and bleeding instructions are included, as is all hardware, everything except the fluid. Please provide this infrmation: year, VIN or build date, engine, carburetion, exhaust. Please allow 4-6 weeks.

1955-57

$2475


1955-57 Bel Air, 210, 150, sedan delivery

COMPLETE ORIGINAL TYPE KITS

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This Kit is a complete Power Steering Kit with original type generator/pump combination, coupled with a reproduction linkage kit. All parts are provided to convert any non-modified 55-57 to factory-type power steering, including the hardware. The linkage is pre-assembled. Complete installation and bleeding instructions are included, along with all hardware. Use your generator pulley and voltage regulator. Please allow 2 weeks.

 

1955-57

$1675


1958-59 Impala, Bel Air, Biscayne, sedan delivery, 1959 El Camino

 

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Using a similar generator/pump as the earlier systems, the 1958-59 Power Steering Kits include all the linkage parts, which were completely different from previous years. As with all our Kits, as much pre-assembly as possible is done beforehand, so you can install the Kit easily and quickly.

$1400

1960-64 Impala, Bel Air, Biscayne, 1960 sedan delivery, 1960 El Camino

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1960 was the first year GM put the pump directly on the engine. Our 1960-64 Kits have all the right parts for a given year: all pulleys, all hardware, all pre-assembled.

 

1960

6–CYL ... $1275

283 V-8 ... $1025

348 w/AC $1275

348 w/o A/C $1475

 

1961–62

6–CYL .... $1275

283/327 V-8 $850

348/409 w/AC $1075

348/409 w/o AC $1275

 

1963–64

6–CYL ... $1150

283/327 V-8 $875

409 w/AC $1100

409 w/o AC $1300

 

 


NEW!

POWER STEERING FOR 1955-59 CHEVY TRUCKS

PS-091 1955-59 Truck Complete V8 Power Steering Kit

This Kit includes ALL parts needed to add power steering

to any 1955-59 Chevy 1/2 ton or 3/4 ton truck with small block V-8*

 

  • Complete Kit!
  • All components, brackets, pulleys and hardware included!
  • Installation instructions!
  • Fits stock front suspension!
  • ONE YEAR written warranty!
  • NO MODIFICATIONS TO YOUR EXISTING PARTS!

 

THIS IS THE QUICKEST AND EASIEST WAY TO ADD POWER STEERING

TO YOUR SMALL BLOCK CHEVY TRUCK!

PS-091 1955-59 Truck Complete V8 Power Steering Kit

PS-093 1955-59 Truck PS Linkage Kit Only

$1069.95

$768.95

* 1960-82 small block; 1955-59 small blocks require different balancer and pulley, add $125


NEW! POWER STEERING LINKAGE

FOR 1955-59 CHEVY TRUCKS

PS-093 1955-59 Truck Power Steering Linkage Kit

 

This Kit includes ALL parts needed to add power steering assist

to any 1955-59 Chevy 1/2 ton or 3/4 ton truck.

 

  • NO MODIFICATIONS TO YOUR EXISTING PARTS!
  • ALL brackets and hardware included!
  • Picture installation instructions included!
  • Bolts to stock front suspension, no drilling or fabricating!
  • Use with stock generator/pump or late model pump!
  • ONE YEAR written warranty!

 

THIS IS THE QUICKEST AND EASIEST WAY TO ADD POWER STEERING

TO YOUR CHEVY TRUCK!

PS-093 1955-59 Truck PS Linkage Kit Only
$768.95

 


Modified Power Steering Kits

Power Steering Kit for modified 1955-57. This kit has the best of both worlds: a linkage system like the original power steering, but powered by a late model block-mounted pump. Perfect for those cars with a modern small block and alternator. Will fit with large or small balancers, long or short water pumps, front or side engine mounts, even headers!

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1955–57

........

$1119.95 *

* Small block; call for big block prices.

NEW!

Modern Power Steering

FOR 1955-57 CHEVYS

This Power Steering Gear is a direct replacement for the old 605 steering gear.

  • All new steering gear
  • Stock bolt pattern fits directly to 55-57 Chevy frames
  • Rack and Pinion valving gives excellent road feel
  • Needle bearing Pitman shaft for smooth operation
  • Great steering return, unlike 605
  • Comfortable 14:1 ratio, 2 1/2 turns lock-to-lock
  • OEM alignment specs & turning radius with this new gear
  • Fits all 55-57 605 colum modifications now on the market
  • Includes pump, pulleys, brackets for 1960-82 small blocks
  • Installation instructions included
  • Lifetime Warranty
  • Must shorten existing column or use a short aftermarket column (IDIDIT or Flaming River or equivalent)
  • Cannot be used with column shifted manual transmission; floor shifted manual and all automatic transmissions are OK

THIS IS THE CLEANEST, MOST MODULAR WAY TO ADD MODERN POWER STEERING TO YOUR TRI-FIVE CHEVY

 

PS-097 1955-57 Basic Modern Power Steering Gear Kit

$834.95


NEW!

Power Steering Gear

FOR ALL 1955-57 CHEVYS

This Power Steering Gear is a direct replacement for the old 605 steering gear

  • All new steering gear
  • Stock bolt pattern fits directly to 55-57 Chevy frames
  • Rack & Pinion valving gives excellent road feel
  • Needle bearing Pitman shaft for smooth operation
  • Great steering return, unlike 605
  • Comfortable 14:1 ratio, 2 1/2 turns lock-to-lock
  • OEM alignment specs & turning radius with this new gear
  • Fits all 55-57 605 column modifications now on the market
  • Installation instructions included
  • Lifetime Warranty

THIS IS THE CLEANEST, MOST MODULAR WAY TO ADD MODERN POWER STEERING TO YOUR TRI-FIVE CHEVY

 

PS-094A 1955-57 Power Steering Gear

$419.00

 


Power Steering Linkage Kits

1955-57

 

This Linkage Kit contains all NEW parts. No modifi-cations or holes to be drilled, it just bolts in place. It is preassembled for easy ONE HOUR installation. It comes with all hardware, installation instructions, and a written one year warranty. Just attach your pump and go.

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No Exchange ........ $789.95

 

 

 

1958-64

This Kit contains all the parts under the car - just hook it up to your pump and that's it.

When ordering, please provide year of car.

58-59 $574.95

60-62 $574.95

63-64 $599.95

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Small Block Power Steering Pump Kits

These kits contain all parts on the motor, the pump, brackets, pulleys, belt, hardware, etc. Designed to be used with our Linkage Kits above, it can also be used to power your 605 conversion, or rack and pinion. Fits small block only.

For big block, call or e-mail for details.

 

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PS-076 55-64.......................... $379.95

Photographs are typical of a particular style of Power Steering Kit. A given Kit will vary in content and design according to the year and other options installed. We reserve the right to change kit contents and prices without notice.

 

 

 

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