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Unread 11-04-2011, 10:23 AM   #1
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Changing the steering wheel?

I traded my Sportbike and picked up an older YJ (88). I'd had a TJ before this one, however, I wanted something less tech and one that I can expand and customize way easier. No computers, not even fuel injection.. haha

My question is this, I don't like the stock steering wheel they have in it. When looking at new steering wheels, can I just replace it with any that I like? Or is there a specific bolt pattern or anything? I love there are no airbags to worry about in this thing..

I'm sure this won't be the only question as I switch from the coils to leafs, but hey, I'm loving the square headlight world so far.

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Unread 11-04-2011, 10:30 AM   #2
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you need an adapter kit. they sell them all over hte place. it will let you bolt a sparco or momo or something onto your column
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Unread 11-04-2011, 10:38 AM   #3
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Go to "summitracing.com" and do a search for "steering wheels." They have plenty made by Grant and also the adapter kits if you need them. The prices run from $80- $300, depending on what you want.

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Unread 11-04-2011, 11:55 AM   #4
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Sweeeeeet! Thanks guys!
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Unread 11-04-2011, 12:10 PM   #5
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I got the Grant adapteer kit at Checker/Oreilly for about $20. I got a Grant Challenger series wheel for $40 there too.

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Unread 11-04-2011, 12:28 PM   #6
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Crappy pic, but you get the idea. Grant Classic wheel - $30, adapter kit - @20, Jeep horn button - $11.

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Where did you find that horn button? I've looked all over and haven't found one.
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Unread 11-04-2011, 12:36 PM   #8
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4 Wheel Parts

http://www.4wd.com/Jeep-Interior-Par...9&t_pn=GRA5695
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Unread 11-04-2011, 02:06 PM   #9
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Awesome! Thanks for the link
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Unread 11-04-2011, 02:16 PM   #10
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I think Grants are the way to go. Good selection and reasonably priced.

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I have the momo version of that grant
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Unread 11-04-2011, 08:55 PM   #12
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I got the Grant adapteer kit at Checker/Oreilly for about $20. I got a Grant Challenger series wheel for $40 there too.

I went this way too, ordered all my stuff from Summit.

Some good pics in here too..... http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/s...heels-1186120/

I could've swore I put pics in there, but I guess not....
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