MK2 Steering

Power Steering Pump Cover

Although my MK2 could have had power assisted steering from the factory, it did not. I elected to add an electric power steering pump and rack and pinion steering to my car. The kit was purchased from M&C Wilkinson in the UK. http://www.mandcwilkinson.com The kit uses a combined power steering pump and reservoir that is mounted in […]


Steering

Wilkinson R & P Kit Components

The Standard Steering Unit The Jaguar MK2 used a Burman F.3 steering unit as a standard fitting. In some cases the steering was power assisted, available as an option, but not on my particular car. The Burman unit is a recirculating ball type in which motion is transmitted from the inner column worm gear to […]


Steering Wheel

Steering Wheel As a 2016 Christmas present for me, my wife purchased a new Moto-Lita 15″ steering wheel, boss and horn button. I know that most people seem to prefer wood Derrington-type wheels if not going with the original, but I personally prefer leather and after all, this is the wheel that Ian Callum chose to […]


Steering Column

Steering Column Steering Column Cover Assembly Unfortunately, the cover on my steering column was broken, but these plastic pieces are available from the usual vendors. I ordered new halves and assembled them with the original overdrive indicator and clear plastic lens. The assembly consists of the Upper Steering Cover Assembly at Center of Steering Wheel […]