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Old 03-21-2009, 11:31 PM   #11
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I agree Srt2Stang725---- some like others to test unknown waters (even puddles) before jumping in themselves.....

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Old 03-22-2009, 12:11 AM   #12
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Sweet, whenever you're tired of that wheel, I'l be glad to take it off your hands
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Great Write Up! I did the same thing last summer. You are gonna love the feel of the new steering wheel. It's a major improvement!

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Would you all mind me asking how much a wheel like that goes for and the best place to pick one up?
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Originally Posted by Shadofax View Post
Would you all mind me asking how much a wheel like that goes for and the best place to pick one up?

I picked up mine from a close friend, however do a search on the ford part number and you will come across some sites. You will possible pay around $380 to $450 for the wheel, or the wheel/boot combo.

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Old 06-26-2009, 03:43 AM   #16
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very informative, just got to see if i want to change my steering wheel
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Old 11-04-2009, 12:36 AM   #17
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Thats very cool. Is that wheel any smaller than the stock wheel??

I was thinking of getting a momo wheel but would prefer this one if it was smaller!

Nice write, thanks for the info.

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nice write up, very easy to change steering wheel, i did it over a year ago without a problem, i was just worried the bag would blow in my face...luckily it didnt

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Thanks for the write up. Was toying with the idea of replacing the center cap when I get my 05-07 for one off of the 10 gt. Will be easier than i thought to do it if I can find one.
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were did you get the wheel? oh and how much did it set you back? i've been looking to get a s197 for a little while now and the only think i really don't like about them is the stock steering wheel and the svt one is perfect.
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