Would I or have I been driving it on the road like that for the past three years?
I’ve since bought another box that I’m sending off to be rebuilt with a 105 shaft. I think the splines on that one are straight - you’re welcome to the shaft from that box if you’re going in.
It will probably be a while. I still have a mini truck box out that I was waiting to see how the rebuild went before sending in the 80 box.What was the final chapter of the steering box story? I haven't yet fulfilled my need, I'll need to buy one pretty soon.
Make sure to get the following part number as well. You will need them to swap the pump out: