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 Post subject: EL Ghia Speed Sensitive Steering
Posted: Thu Mar 30, 2006 10:21 pm 
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Did all EL Ghia's have that crap speed sensitive steering? (even the earlier ones)

If they did is it easy to swap the old rack out for a normal one?

Have found one that I am interested in, but do not want to have to put up with that lifeless steering again!




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Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2006 12:33 am 
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my experience with a properly working speed sensitive steering (altho ive only ever driven BA's with it) is that it has enough weight and feel when u want it
Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2006 1:43 am 
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It's not that bad, but it would take some getting used to.
If your going to get one, drive it around for a while before you get set on ripping it out.
It's pretty cool being able to drive with your pinky finger :D



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Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2006 2:33 am 
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driving dads bf, it seems so backwards, the steering is tighter when driving slow.

personally i would like it the other way? loose when slow for parking and tighter at speeds to more precision



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