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Steering Box Core
I remember a recent post regarding a Shepard steering box core for sale.

I cannot find the post, but I'm interested in buying it if it's still available.

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I remember a recent post regarding a Shepard steering box core for sale.

I cannot find the post, but I'm interested in buying it if it's still available.

It was marked as sold a couple of...

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Thanks Michelle.

  • Dave Head
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I will have on available in about 10 days to two weeks.

  • Dave Head
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Wednesday 10 May my M100 steering gear will be swapped out for a RedHead rebuild at Josam's in Orlando. They have done 3 in the last few months so they are getting really good at it...
150K miles on the old one - steered fine, started leaking so I...

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Dave, where is red Head st, out west?

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Related to this issue is the cummins dealer shop foreman mentioning that Foretravels selection of a too low of a temp setting on the hydraulic fan controller costs at least 37hp if not more and causes the system oil to run hot.

That can have...

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Dave, Barry at Josam is great to deal with. They replaced my steering box 3 years ago, also all the heavy suspension work on the fleet I ran for 35 years.

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Related to this issue is the cummins dealer shop foreman mentioning that Foretravels selection of a too low of a temp setting on the hydraulic fan controller costs at least 37hp if not more and...


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Volume in the reservoir?  Air flow over it opposite the cooling fans side?

Now that you mention it the removal of the ton of metal stock muffler should reduce the heat flow towards the rear of the compartment on that same side.

Good question.

Fan...

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Volume in the reservoir?  Air flow over it opposite the cooling fans side?

Now that you mention it the removal of the ton of metal stock muffler should reduce the heat flow towards the rear of...


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Cool.  Answers the question.

Seems it's between the CAC and the radiator

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Steering box core is now spoken for. Next owner has the option to offer it once he has swapped his out...

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Think it is great how the cores are going from one member to another.

That is what the Forum family is all about.

Thanks Folks,

Carter-

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This got started by Gary Omel, and it has worked very well for those that can and want to be proactive about the replacement.

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Thinking of doing the gear box rebuild. I can send mine off and wait for the return if needed but who has the other box ? is it available?

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Thinking of doing the gear box rebuild. I can send mine off and wait for the return if needed but who has the other box ? is it available?

I have that core (now RedHead rebuilt) sitting in my...

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Dave Damer .....I have the steering box core that has been circulating through our Forum members. Please contact me @ 209-480-3248 if you are ready to replace your steering box. I will explain the transfer process by phone.

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2019 Update.... in January, Forum member Dave Damer transferred the steering box core, while in Quartzsite. This core travels from member to member, as needed. Current Forum members: "Bsu fans" have it in Idaho. Contact Ron and Hazel to get your...

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