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WD45; power steering and brakes

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Michael

07-25-2002 07:45:16




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I've found a WD45 (gas, wide front) but it doesn't have power steering. How difficult is it to add power steering to it? Also the left brake seems to be non-existent. Is it difficult to fix for someone who is mechanically challenged?




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JMS/MN

07-25-2002 23:17:56




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 Re: WD45; power steering and brakes in reply to Michael, 07-25-2002 07:45:16  
Removing the pins that hold the bands in place can be a pain- check the archives for advice- lots of things work. They have likely been siting for many years. The left brake- first thing is to remove the brake cover and try to adjust the lining- tighten up the bolt with a 3/4 inch wrench. Inspect the lining- if it's gone- then you need to replace it, and you'll need to pull the stubborn pin. As far as power steering, sometimes the toughest thing is to cough up about $400 for the unit!

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LH

07-25-2002 09:26:05




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 Re: WD45; power steering and brakes in reply to Michael, 07-25-2002 07:45:16  
I can't comment on the power steering. But I bought a WD 45 last week with no brakes and am trying to replace the linings, what shuould be a simple job is a PITA because of stuck pins holding the brake shoes in at the bottom. But I will get em loos eventually.



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