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DavidH1
08-29-2011, 07:46 PM
Can anyone tell me the bearing numbers or cross numbers for a Ross steering box on a 1931 Studebaker President? Thank you.

garyash
08-29-2011, 10:11 PM
For both model 80 and 90, 1931 Presidents, the Studebaker cup numbers are 127624, and there are 24 5/16" balls, part 1X33. Same cup part numbers for FD, FH, 70, 71, 80, 82, 90, 91, and 92. Balls are the same from FC through 92 to B/1B to C-6C (1940).

Here's a photo of a 1929 President FH steering box disassembled. It uses the same cups and balls. This box was very rusty, and the balls were like rough gravel.
http://www.studegarage.com/images/indy/axles/ross_steering_222982.jpg

ddub
08-30-2011, 11:30 AM
How's that for a good forum response? Amazing what you can find here.

DavidH1
08-30-2011, 02:00 PM
Awesome!!!! Thanks! And yes, that is a great response time:)