Mk1 power steering?

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Mk1 power steering?

Postby Rennwagen1 on Nov Wed 07, 2007 9:36 pm

ANyone know if the late carbiolets came with power steering?I am looking to put power steering the GTI if I can (blasphemy, I know!!) and i was thinking that the later cabbies might have p/s that I couls swap in. It is kinda going to be a winter project for me, I think. Gotta have something to do to keep my busy./....
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Postby Roadhog on Nov Wed 07, 2007 9:54 pm

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Postby Checkers on Nov Thu 08, 2007 12:01 am

I think they possibly did. I know Steve has power steering on his GTI so if you want I'll get his number for you. He's a hella nice guy.
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Postby Unimoger on Nov Thu 08, 2007 11:45 am

91 and 92 only and only in the carat edition automatics, I do believe.
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Postby kompressorgolf on Nov Thu 08, 2007 12:55 pm

im pretty sure almost all of em had it, there is a parts cabby here in bozeman @ autostop and i do believe it has it :thumbsup:
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Postby Rennwagen1 on Nov Thu 08, 2007 3:00 pm

Cool that is what I was thinking and hoping. I would like to talk to the guy with the p/s if you could pm me his number, or email or something.
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Postby Rennwagen1 on Nov Thu 08, 2007 3:00 pm

Roadhog wrote::crybaby:


This coming from the guy who just had to hve a 5-speed.......
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Postby Roadhog on Nov Thu 08, 2007 3:04 pm

Rennwagen1 wrote:
Roadhog wrote::crybaby:


This coming from the guy who just had to hve a 5-speed.......


o I see what you did there. :sly:
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Postby ValveFloat on Nov Thu 08, 2007 3:50 pm

Would this be going in your autocross car?

Have you ever autocrossed an early H2O VW with power steering and wider than stock tires?

My '88 GTI had PS, and it was horrible for autocross. After the 1st turn every time I moved the wheel I was moving the steering wheel faster than the PS could move the rack, it was tremendously annoying. The R does it too, sometimes.

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Postby Checkers on Nov Thu 08, 2007 6:28 pm

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