what year did power steering come out in?


Asked by Sep 27, 2009 at 08:41 PM

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I really wanna drive a car from the 60's but I dunno if they had power steering then. do you guys know when
power steering first came out?

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Um I do believe that the first power steering was used in the 50's. I believe it was on a Chrysler Imperial under the name of Hydraguide. Not sure of the exact year though. Most vehicals either had it or had an option for it in the mid to late 60's.

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Thank you sooo much 4 the info dude!!!! this means alot to me.


Your very welcome.

my aunt had a 1953 Chrysler Imperial with power steering.


Chrysler introduced power steering in 1951 as an option on all V8 models.

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y do u want power steering?


Well it would all depend on the type of vehicle. Some companys came out with it before others did.

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