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Author Topic: Steering Column MCI5A  (Read 882 times)
GaryBlair
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« on: June 05, 2006, 01:16:04 AM »

I just purchased a 1984 Winnie 33 ft. I removing parts to use on my brothers conversion. HOWEVER my question , is the steering column on the Winnie strong enough to use on my MCI5A? I was looking over the Winnie yesterday and maybe it was a case of the stupids came over me, SO don't be afraid to tell me LOL.
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Gary N Blair
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« Reply #1 on: June 05, 2006, 08:07:13 AM »

Personally-I wouldn't use it.  Just look at the construction differences between the Winnie column and the bus column.  Besides, would you feel 100% confident on using that Winnie steering column in the event you loose power and have to wrestle the steering wheel to bring the bus to a safe stop?  I don't.  Good Luck, TomC
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2006, 01:48:32 AM »

Thank Tom,, guess I had not looked at it thay way
Gary
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