It is currently Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:10 am




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
 Product Review: Turn One power Steering pump (F-Body) 
Author Message
Site Admin
User avatar

Joined: Sun Jan 25, 2009 2:00 pm
Posts: 2715
Location: Lumberton, NJ
Post Product Review: Turn One power Steering pump (F-Body)
I ponied up for one of these to replace the stocker on the Firehawk. It was $270.00 so not comically overprice compared to a "New" unit, but expensive nonetheless. I opted for the $80.00 Billet pulley as well bringing the total to $350.00. Obviously installation and function are pretty straight forward, but the appeal to me of the added cost was the advertised difference in steering feel, although it is supposed to also cool much better than the stock unit, but I will probably never be able to prove that. There is a noticeable heft and smoothness in the steering now compared to the stock overboosted unit. Is it worth $350? It is to me, I like it and the fact I will no longer have to deal with removing the damn stock pulley (the engineers were kind enough to put the P/S cooler right where the tool goes on) and I really like the way the steering feels. Now if I can just get a heftier wheel.....

http://www.turnone-steering.com/#!onlin ... y=12405744

Image

_________________
-Nick
9/11/01 NEVER forget!
1988 Trans Am GTA Resto-Mod project *Coming in 2018*
2001 Formula Firehawk #293
2002 Trans Am MRM Convertible
2002 Trans Am WS6 #206 346CI of unbridled fury *gone 4 ever*


Wed Apr 20, 2016 8:15 am
Profile
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 26, 2009 10:36 am
Posts: 1424
Location: Danville, PA
Post Re: Product Review: Turn One power Steering pump (F-Body)
Makes sense to me.. less assist pressure means - you "feel" more through the wheel, and as a side benefit, since the pump isn't providing as much assist, it runs cooler.

_________________
'98 Black T/A M6 car that turns with a baby cam, 243's, bling, & big stoppie things, Stump-tuned
'04 Avalanche 2500 lux-o-tow, Stump-tuned
1 fast, loud Italian v-twin and a really fast rice burner
KTM 200 2-stroke dirtybike that goes Riiiiing-ta-ting-ting-ting

My Psychologist says I have OMD - Obsessive Modification Disorder

stumpsgarage wrote:
I still want your parts, Rich


Wed Apr 20, 2016 9:52 am
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group.
Designed by Vjacheslav Trushkin for Free Forums/DivisionCore.