Rod & Custom Rack And Pinion/Disc Brake Conversion Kit With Tubular A-Arm System Manual Steering Modular V8 1965-1973
Rod & Custom Motorsports Rack and Pinion/Disc Brake Conversion Kit with a Tubular A-Arm System for all 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 and 1973 Mustangs with a Modular V8 Engine and Manual Steering.
Completely convert the existing OEM suspension on your 1965-1973 Mustang with a Modular V8 Engine and Manual Steering to a more modern rack and pinion assembly by purchasing this Rod & Custom Motorsport Rack and Pinion/Disc Brake Conversion Kit with a Tubular A-Arm System. This package will provide you with all of the parts and hardware that you'll need for a successful conversion. Adding this swap will not only significantly improve your handling and braking performance, but it will also help solve any clearance issues you may have run into with your large modular engine.
- Complete Upper & Lower Tubular A-Arm Set
- Manual Rack
- Upper Spring & Shock Mounts
- 1" Powder Coated Sway Bar
- Brake Kit (Available in Three Different Options)
- Set of Prothane Polyurethane Engine Mounts
- Steering Hook-Up Kit
- Pair of Tie Rod Ends
- Driver and Passenger Side Tower Replacement Panels
- Mounting Hardware
This conversion kit from Rod & Custom Motorsports features everything you need for a proper conversion on your vintage Pony, including a new crossmember with upper spring & shock mounts. You'll also receive a brand new four piece complete upper and lower tubular a-arm set that comes with mounting hardware, along with new spindles that are factory height.
The manual rack in this kit comes with all of the bushings and mounting hardware that you'll need, as well as a pair of complete tie rod ends. The set of engine mounts are completely prothane polyurethane and are specifically designed for your 4.6:-5.4L modular engine, including the popular 5.0 Coyote.
The kit's sway bar is 1" with a powder coated finish and includes all of the mounting brackets, mounting hardware, end links, prothane bushings and fasteners that you'll need. The steering hook-up kit within this assembly comes with a new rack joint, column joint, rack-to-column shaft and a column modification kit if you have an OE column. Rod & Custom makes sure that the springs and shocks you receive are rated to your classic Mustang's application.
- Year of Mustang
- Engine Size
What you order this conversion kit, you'll be required to provide your Mustang's year and engine size. You'll also have the option of picking which type of brake kit you want with your conversion, including brakes with plain rotors or ones that are slotted & drilled. A Wilwood brake option is also provided that features an 11" Dynalite 4-piston kit with black calipers. The calipers themselves are forged four piston aluminum and the rotors are 11" drilled and slotted two-piece vented. Wilwood Dynalite Calipers allow you to use smaller diameter wheels.
Wheel and Tire Fitment Notes:
- For optimum tire clearance CJ Pony Parts strongly recommends no wider than a 7” wheel
- A 7” wide wheel will need to have 4” to 4-1/2” of backspacing
- An 8” wide wheel is possible, but must have custom backspacing
- All 15”, 16” and 17” wheels are acceptable and recommended
- Some 14” wheels will fit with this kit, however most will not
*This is available for V8 engines ONLY, as Rod & Custom Motorsports does not have motor mounts for the inline 6-cylinder engines.
*A rear sump oil pan is required with this kit.
Warning: This kit will NOT work with 14" or 15" 1965-1967 styled steel wheels, as the hub portion of the rotor will not fit within the wheel.
Please Note: All components come with a black powder coated or bare-steel finish. The picture shows yellow components for display purposes only.
Tech Tip: Please check the diagram in the installation instructions for 15" wheel fitment.
So hurry up and order this Rod & Custom Motorsports Rack and Pinion/Disc Brake Conversion Kit with a Tubular A-Arm System for your 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 or 1973 Mustang with a Modular V8 Engine and Manual Steering from CJ Pony Parts today!
Advanced skill is required for this installation.