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  1. Flade
    09-13-2017 12:31 AM - permalink
    Flade
    Hi Dan, I have a couple questions for you regarding the power steering pump on my 68.

    How do you tell the difference between an Eaton Pump and a Thompson pump? I understand the Eatons were painted black and the Thompsons had the Blue/teal paint. Is this correct?

    On a 68 V8 289/302 should the hose support bracket on the back of the pump be at the top or the bottom of the pump? Mine is at the top, but the pics I have seen and the assembly manual show it at the bottom of the pump. Is mine for a different year or engine?

    Thanks David
  2. Fastang68
    05-09-2017 09:44 PM - permalink
    Fastang68
    Hello Chock,
    My power steering is hard to turn wheels unless I rev it up, Feels like it needs more pressure? Suggestions? I'm using using Type F.
    Thanks
    Rick
  3. ldorris
    05-03-2017 11:29 PM - permalink
    ldorris
    Howdy... I was referred to you while asking some questions on steering boxes. I have an early '67 long shaft that I believe has gone south on me. Tag is SMB H 7E05B. Do you by chance have any for sale that would replace mine? Is there an easy-ish way to upgrade to a 16:1 ratio box? I have done the EPAS mod, so my input shaft will be cut and modified... thought about getting a '68 box with rag joints. Would have to find a shaft that I could marry to my EPAS I suppose.
  4. subpar63
    10-04-2016 10:34 AM - permalink
    subpar63
    Happy Birthday Dan - Hope you have a chance to relax and enjoy - John
  5. FEdriver
    08-05-2016 02:12 PM - permalink
    FEdriver
    Do you happen to have a picture of the mounting plate you talk about below? I am about to get into this project and will end up with a Bendix unit so I would really like to see what this plate looks like.
    Matt




    If you do decide to get a bendix, make sure the rear mounting plate is included. These are offered both way, No Plate (cheaper), and with a Tack welded on plate.

    A Bendix booster without the plate is a door stop.


    http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/vi...-question.html
  6. Flade
    08-03-2016 01:44 AM - permalink
    Flade
    Dan,

    Will you be around tomorrow (Weds 3 Aug) afternoon? I have a used steering box I picked up for my 66 coupe. I've torn it down and cleaned it, but would appreciate you looking at it and telling what parts need to be replaced. I'll be flying into ST Louis about 12:30 and have the afternoon free, so I can drive up to your place if you'll be home.

    V/r
    David Corkum
  7. stangtim22
    04-17-2016 11:46 AM - permalink
    stangtim22
    Hello,

    Would you happen to know why fluid would be coming out of the filler neck/cap on my PS pump? It happens every now and then, but a couple of the guys here said you were the expert and could help. It is the stock PS setup, if that helps. Thanks!

    Tim
  8. sixtyfourandahalfcoupe
    03-03-2016 02:26 PM - permalink
    sixtyfourandahalfcoupe
    Good afternoon I have just switched out my tie rods and noticed that my inner tie rod on the drive side is touching my power steering hoses. The car doesn't have upper control arms yet I'm not sure if that's the issue or not. Here is a picture and help would be greatly appreciated.
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  9. 66signalflare
    03-21-2015 01:24 PM - permalink
    66signalflare
    Hi Dan. I thought I would go PM with this. (I think that the pump I bought on eBay this week may be one that you also bid on). What I am thinking of doing is keeping the innards of my current later style pump and just using the housing of the ebay pump if that is even possible. That is really my question. Do you sell the mounting brackets? Thanks, Mike
  10. ruger
    09-10-2014 03:29 PM - permalink
    ruger
    Hi Dan, I just purchased a power steering cylinder from your ebay sales.
    Hoping to get it shipped asap. I was hoping to get it by Saturday but I couldn't get online until now. Thanks Tim (ruger)

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  • About CHOCK
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    Full time Selling vintage Mustang Parts, NEW BRAKE Rotors/Drums, helping son with Shop.
    Location
    Illinois
    Occupation
    Mustang Restoration/Parts

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07-03-2019
08:10 PM - jgrote mentioned CHOCK in post 1965 power steering add
... parts directly to CHOCK, who can then make i...
11-24-2018
11:36 AM - markb0729 mentioned CHOCK in post Power Steering Upgrade - '66 Mustang
... Get in touch with CHOCK now before he goes i...
10-24-2018
08:55 AM - Mr.E mentioned CHOCK in post wheel bearings
...ed up correctly. CHOCK Can I use a caliper...
07-18-2018
08:39 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post More steering box rebuild questions...
...u can also send Dan CHOCKostang to ask even if...
06-23-2018
08:20 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post Power Steering Pulley Hot, terrible screetching when car running
...k Auto because Dan @CHOCKostang was going on a...
05-25-2018
06:50 PM - jgrote mentioned CHOCK in post I would like power steering
...tle assistance. :) CHOCK, PM'ing you now. Got...
03-28-2018
08:12 PM - Turnall mentioned CHOCK in post 66 T Code - T is for Transformation
...oday. Talked to Dan CHOCK (Chockostang) about ...
12-13-2017
06:45 PM - cjhudson87 mentioned CHOCK in post Hitting the pitman arm with a hammer!?
...anks for responding CHOCK. Without the box cen...
12-12-2017
07:26 PM - cjhudson87 mentioned CHOCK in post Hitting the pitman arm with a hammer!?
...r found a post from CHOCKostang about only hit...
12-07-2017
01:59 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post NPD steering box?
Don't asked Dan @CHOCKostang about Flaming ...
07-25-2017
05:49 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post 65 Steering Box Play
Send it to Dan CHOCKostang to get it rebu...
06-28-2017
05:43 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post Lots of steering play before anything happens
...the experience. Dan CHOCKostang can sell you t...
04-27-2017
08:04 AM - coupster mentioned CHOCK in post Thinking of removing power steering, talk me into or out of it
...t up I got from Dan CHOCKostang...it's perfect...
03-09-2017
01:15 PM - coupster mentioned CHOCK in post Pitman arm removal
...l all of it to Dan CHOCKostang. He will rebui...
02-03-2017
01:28 PM - coupster mentioned CHOCK in post 68 disc brake upgrade
...do know that Dan at CHOCKostang is currently o...
10-14-2016
03:46 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post Powersteering Control Valve
+1 Dan CHOCKostang Classic Mustan...
09-06-2016
07:42 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post Rookie Needs Help
...k Auto because Dan @CHOCKostang was on vacatio...
07-07-2016
12:15 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post 67 power steering cylinders
...e I bought from Dan CHOCKostang. Worked fine s...
04-20-2016
06:09 PM - qbui mentioned CHOCK in post PS Pressure Hose Leak
Contact Dan CHOCKostang. He might be a...
04-02-2016
07:41 PM - Kid Mechanic mentioned CHOCK in post p/s control valve dimples leaking??
...appened. Call Dan, CHOCKostang, he will have ...

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07-04-2019
05:43 PM - CHOCK quoted dhsfan1 in post 1965 power steering add
hello Chock, Are you saying ...
07-03-2019
07:32 PM - Turnall quoted CHOCK in post 1965 power steering add
Yes you can force fit that...
06-27-2019
07:16 AM - CHOCK quoted awhtx in post Change Early 67 sheering shaft
Has anybody ever done any ...
06-26-2019
06:27 PM - CHOCK quoted Mustangerbob1 in post Cleaning up old parts
It looks great. The metallic ...
06-20-2019
08:30 AM - bdub4u quoted CHOCK in post Chasing brake issues
What has been done to the ...
06-16-2019
04:47 PM - CHOCK quoted Woodchuck in post Brake push rod help on disc conversion.
No. They didn't make a '67+ w...
04:26 PM - 66slvrpny quoted CHOCK in post Brake push rod help on disc conversion.
Did you call Summit? If s...
06-10-2019
11:36 AM - josephqatarcarguy quoted CHOCK in post brakes completely failed .help
If you have a C6, yes the...
06-09-2019
09:51 PM - josephqatarcarguy quoted CHOCK in post brakes completely failed .help
Factory Bendix booster and...
06-04-2019
09:17 PM - Kelly_H quoted CHOCK in post Rear brakes locking up after front disc conversion
YES! The residuals will k...
07:23 PM - CHOCK quoted GT289 in post Rear brakes locking up after front disc conversion
Nope. Complete BS and yet ...
05-24-2019
09:07 PM - CHOCK quoted Flade in post Power steering pump reservoir leak
You’ll need to check and s...
06:31 PM - Nailbender quoted CHOCK in post Steering upgrade options
Use this mod for the fill ...
05-16-2019
09:08 PM - CHOCK quoted ronni67 in post brake kits
First I did make contact wit...
05:06 PM - 1ofAMillion+ quoted CHOCK in post brake kits
Not a word from this perso...
05-09-2019
06:56 PM - CHOCK quoted bmcgc in post Add PS to my 65
Need some assist. I wan...
05:51 PM - CHOCK quoted DarrinOKC in post 67 mustang power steering
For those Wondering, it now ha...
05-04-2019
04:28 PM - CHOCK quoted Groundpounder17 in post Current Big Spindle Options
So what is the general consensus on ...
04-20-2019
06:21 PM - CHOCK quoted mildensteve in post Disc brake upgrade on 68 vert
that is the tap i was referring ...
06:01 PM - mildensteve quoted CHOCK in post Disc brake upgrade on 68 vert
COLD Bud makes process---S...

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