Beavis and Butthead
Bed and Breakfast (ya reckon?)
Bitch and Bitchyer
We're straying way off course!
OB: Nobody else seemed inclined (nor has the informed ability) to
enlighten this group.
"GM installed these on 1985-90 Camaro IROC-Z when equipped with the 16"
This 'steering brace' performs two functions.
First it ties the left and right sides of the frame together under the
front of the car, which maintains the correct geometry of the pitman
arm and idler arm during cornering.
Second, it strengthens the chassis and takes stress off of the steering
gear box mount.
It is common, in ThirdGen F-Bodies, for fatigue and stress cracks to
form around the steering gear box mounting location."
Seems to leave the Pontiac people, as far as OEM, 'stock'
(for a restorer's purpose) equipment goes, out in the cold.
This item is NOT a true NOS part but gives you the idea.....
"1LEs in particular, I understand, didn't show up 'til 1987".....
Here's one for sale:
Judge for yourself.
Admittedly, earlier, I just wanted to watch the B&B brother's
self-righteous heads spin 'round and 'round on their itty-bitty,
pencil necks..... like Linda Blair, in 'The Exorcist'.
Sure enough, they didn't disappoint me..... even coated the walls
with a swash of green (envious), projectile vomit.
True to character?
Between boughts of sidesplitting laughter, I'm continuing to
research the original, yet unanswered Wonder Bar questions.
Tedious? Yes, but compared to inscesent, priceless comedy
presented by the two bad boys..... hah.
Watch for me, Bathless and Badbreath..... I'll Be Back.....