Steering Flange & Insulator, 63-85 + many other Studebakers
Studebaker, Studebaker Avanti, Avanti, Steering Flange & Insulator
This is an Avanti Motors N.O.S part that fits 1963 & 1964 Studebaker Avantis, 1965-1985 Avantis.
These have been breaking quite frequently, because they're 35-57 years old, and they are located about 2 inches away from the exhaust manifold.
All Avantis manufactured from 1963-1985 have a flange and insulator assembly (rag joint) The rag joint connects the steering column to the steering gear box. It has a female splined flange on the top and another on the bottom. These two splined flanges slide over the splined steering column shaft on the top and over the splined shaft from the steering gear box on the bottom.
Part Number 1557139 Superceded by part number 1701886 flange and insulator assembly steering gear (rag joint). Connects the steering column to the steering gear box.
This is an Avanti Motors N.O.S part that fits 1963 & 1964 Studebaker Avantis, 1965-1985 Avantis, and many Studebaker cars and trucks.
Check the 1557139 part number in your Studebaker parts book to see if it will fit your Studebaker car or truck