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Chop Stuff Up
10-07-2010, 01:05 PM
I guess the pics pretty much show where it broke. I can't figure out what part(s) I need and how to fix it. It's a '79 Chevy

CLARK LAWN
10-07-2010, 09:31 PM
well the flange on the steering box is broke, i dont know if you can buy just that piece or not.

shovelracer
10-07-2010, 11:25 PM
It is called a rag joint. You can get aftermarket ones also.

Gravel Rat
10-08-2010, 03:58 AM
Here you go

www.borgeson.com/xcart/product.php?productid=1448&cat=130&page=1

Chop Stuff Up
10-08-2010, 05:44 AM
Awesome thanks. I just about crapped my pants when it broke!

KyLawnscapes
10-08-2010, 08:02 PM
Check the frame around the steering box also as they are notorious for cracking. They make kits with 2 plates to weld on for added strength.

Lawn Man Dave
10-09-2010, 06:33 AM
Like said above while you were at it I would remove the box and check the mounting area for cracks to be on the safe side.