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Early Falcon Car Club of Qld Inc The Queensland early model Falcon Club.

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Old 07-03-2008, 09:03 PM   #1
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Default XF steering Box into XY

Hi guys
i have a XY falcon wagon and im just wondering if anyone has actually put in an XF steering box before. I just want to find out if its possible.

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Old 07-03-2008, 09:10 PM   #2
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Have a read off this thread,
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Old 06-05-2008, 01:17 PM   #3
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Default XF power steer in XY

Hi the XW part number which has been used until recently is the same as a XF box incl pitman arm . yes you can bolt it right in . will need new flexible coupling on end of st column .I have a complete unit that came of a 6 cyl good cond just ft it up Justin. contact jamjay65@yahoo.com.au
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Old 06-05-2008, 01:38 PM   #4
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Valued Contributor: For members whose non technical contributions are worthy of recognition. - Issue reason: Greg always goes out of his way to provide assistance and support to members of AFF. Greg freely shares his knowledge with people who ask for help and often assists them with obtaining parts and repairs.  A great member of the AFF community. Technical Contributor: For members who share their technical expertise. - Issue reason: Always happy to offer assistance from his own experiences and often posts up photos when someone is having issues finding/locating something they are trying to repair or replace. 

XW-XY is different mounting to XF. See post above for link .They will not bolt up without mods to chassis.
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Old 07-05-2008, 03:26 PM   #5
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2 holes line up the other dosent
do up a bolt in the 1 thats out cut it off flush then drill & tap in the correct position
Easy as !!!!!!!!!!
I'm just having a great Falcon time , thanks for asking dumba$$

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Old 11-05-2008, 11:03 AM   #6
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I have an XT falcon. It has XF power steering. It was like that when I got it so I don't know what mods (if any) were done to it. You are welcome to come and have a look if you like.

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Old 04-11-2020, 08:46 PM   #7
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Default Re: XF steering Box into XY

Hi guys, I have an XY 351 Cleveland C4 auto sedan and I have installed an XF power steering box, it works perfectly but I don't have enough clearance between it and the extractors. Does anyone know of a set or brand that will clear the steering box .
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