Had my first start-up last week and checking off items to prepare for first go-kart soon.
I'm running a '93 power steering rack and pump. The rack is mounted, but I haven't installed the pump yet. Question: for initial go-kart, can I run the stock PS lines? Any issues? too long? (I want to upgrade to SS and install a Heidts valve later (while the body is being painted).
Also, will I need a cooler later? or is that just an auto-x need?
F5R #7446 Delivered 4/4/11, First start 9/29/12, First Go-Kart 11/17/12
Licensed 4/24/13!! Wahoo!
Stock lines will work fine. And save you money on the Heidts valve. Do a search on cutting the pressure spring in the pump. This is a very popular mod done by many over the years but I can't remember the recommended dimension. If you cut a little too much you can shim it back w/ small washers so give it a shot.
FFR 5353K,351/400hp,TKO 500, 3-link w/3.08 and Truetrac, Koni DA coilovers front and rear,APE hardtop,Forte front and VPM rear swaybars
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