Power Steering Conversion Kits

Please read all of this information to get a thorough understanding of the quality of these Power Steering Kits.

EVERY COMPLETE POWER STEERING KIT BY AUTHENTIC AUTOMOTIVE HAS THESE FEATURES:

  • COMPLETE CHANGE-OVER: The complete power steering 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, the ONLY item we do not supply is the fluid that goes in the system. Each system contains many new parts, including all rubber parts, hoses, grommets, etc. We are the manufacturer of many parts 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 is 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

1955-57 CAR

NUMBERS MATCHING KITS

whole kit V8 PP no VR
1956 with 265 V8 Power Pack shown

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

Do you want to keep your trailered show car Tri-Five all original? This Power Steering Kit is the top of the line and is 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 and 3 different pump designs? You will get the correct style for your car 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 information: year, VIN or build date, engine, carburetion, exhaust. Please allow 4-6 weeks minimum.

1955-57 Full Size Car

1955   $3175

1956   $2975

1957   $2875


1955-57 CAR

COMPLETE ORIGINAL TYPE KITS

1955-57 FS Car Original Type Kit
1955-57 FS Car V8 Original Type Kit Shown

This Kit is a complete Power Steering Kit with an original type generator/pump and an original type power steering linkage. Fits original six cylinder and V8 engines. All parts are provided to convert any non-modified 55-57 to factory-type power steering, including the hardware. The parts in this Kit are presentable and functional, but may not be “correct” for a given year and may have minor cosmetic flaws that in no way affect performance or durability. The linkage is pre-assembled. Complete installation and bleeding instructions are included, along with all hardware. Use your existing generator pulley. Please allow 2 weeks.

1955-57 Bel Air, 210, 150, sedan delivery    $1850

To upgrade to a PS-153 or PS-154 alternator instead of generator, add $150

( see Vintage Alternators )


 

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

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1958 FS Car with 235 six cylinder engine

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.

To upgrade to a PS-153 or PS-154 alternator instead of generator, add $150

( see Vintage Alternators )

235 six cyl …  $1465

283 V8 ……..  $1400

348 V8 ……..  $1495 


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

1962 409 HI-PERF
1962 FS Car with 409 High Performance

1960

6–CYL …………… $1575
283 V-8 ………….. $1125
348 w/AC ………  $1275
348 w/o A/C ….  $1675

1961–62

6–CYL …………… $1575
283/327 V-8 ……. $895
348/409 w/AC … $1275
348/409 w/o AC  $1600

1963–64

6–CYL …………….. $1350
283/327 V-8 ……… $925
409 w/AC ……….. $1275
409 w/o AC …….. $1600


1955-59 TRUCK

PS-091 2016

 PS-091 1955-59 Half-Ton 2WD Truck Complete 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 2 wheel drive truck with small block V-8*

  • Complete Kit for small block V8 engines!
  • 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 $1124.95

We can also supply a Complete Power Steering Kit  for 1955-59 Truck with an original type power steering generator and pump assembly, please call for details and prices.

* 1960-82 small block; 1955-59 small blocks require PS-114 balancer and pulley, add $175


1955-59 TRUCK LINKAGE KIT

PS-093 2016

PS-093 1955-59 Half-Ton 2WD 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 2 wheel 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 $824.95


1955-57 Car Modified Power Steering Kit

PS-088B

1955-57 CAR

Power Steering Kit for modified 1955-57 Bel Air, 210, 150 and Sedan Delivery. This kit has the best of both worlds: a linkage system like the original power steering, but driven by a modern engine-mounted pump. Perfect for those cars with a modern small block and alternator. We can supply parts to fit cars with large or small balancers, long or short water pumps, front or side engine mounts. If you have an original 265 or 283 with riveted balancer, you will also need a new bolted type balancer and pulley PS-114, $175.

PS-088B 1955–57 Full Size Car V8 $1299.95


Power Steering Linkage Kits

1955-57 Full Size Cars:

This Linkage Kit contains all parts to add the power steering assist to your OEM steering. No modifications or holes to be drilled, it just bolts in place. It is preassembled for easy installation. It comes with all hardware, installation instructions, and a written one year warranty. Just connect your pump and go. We can supply pump to valve hoses, for original pump or modern pump, at additional cost; ask when ordering.

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PS-088 1955-57 Car…. $899.95

 

1958-64 Full Size Cars:

These Linkage Kits contain all the parts under the car – just hook it up to your pump and that’s it. When ordering, please provide year of car. We can also provide correct pump hoses, just ask when ordering.

58-59 linkage kit

PS-089 1958-59…. $599.95

60-62 linkage kit

PS-089A 1960-62…. $599.95

63-64 linkage kit

PS-089B 1963-64 $624.95


Small Block Power Steering Pump Kits

recovered2050These 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. Kit shown is for small block with front mount and short water pump, but we can supply correct parts for side mount, long water pump, large balancer, etc., please call for details and for pricing. For original 265 and 283 with riveted balancer, add new bolted type balancer and pulley PS-114, $175. 

PS-076 1955-64 FS Car or Truck$399.95

For other engine configurations, call or email for details.


New harmonic balancer and pulley,

with correct timing mark and all hardware

  PS-114    $175

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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, appearances and prices without notice. Orders for “Numbers Matching Kits” are non-refundable due to the specific date-coded components.