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Automatic - Saturn Vue Ion Equinox - Controller Kit Electronic Power Steering


AUTOMATIC  Controller Kit for EPAS - Electronic Power Steering

Electric power steering controller box

Saturn Vue Ion , Chevrolet Equinox


Note: we developed a new controller kit with a GPS antenna for the perfect electric steering experience.   You can check it here. 

This controller kit will automatically adjust the steering assistance level according with the driver demand.

Our new system will constantly analyze the force applied at the steering wheel by the driver and automatically adjust the steering assistance level. So, if the driver is applying force at the steering wheel (for example when parking) the steering will automatically give the maximum assistance.  If the driver is on the highway, he will apply a small force at the steering wheel and the steering will automatically turn OFF, allowing the driver to have a very precise steering at higher speeds.

This new Kit doesn´t use an adjustment knob, because for now on you won´t need to adjust your steering again !  It will automatically adjust for you !

Kit to install an electric steering to any other vehicle.

This controller box comes ready to install. You just need to follow instruction procedure included in this sale.

It is very easy to install. Colour instructions for install and use included in this sale.

Electric power steering uses an electric motor to assist the steering. A computer module (ECU) receives information from several sensors and decides which level of assistance the electric motor should deliver to the steering. When you install an electric steering column from Saturn Vue or Chevrolet Equinox to your vehicle it won´t work because the ECU doesn´t receives information. That´s why you need this controller unit. It sends information to the ECU according to the position of the knob. 

So, the position of this knob will determine the steering assistance level. 

This controller box will fit steering columns from:

  • Saturn Vue - from 2002 to 2007
  • Chevrolet Equinox - from 2005 to 2007 (in case of doubt please send us a photo of your steering column).
  • Pontiac Torrent - from 2005 to 2007 (in case of doubt please send us a photo of your steering column).
  • Saturn Ion - from 2003 to 2006  -  only in steering column with metal ECU case.

Please check second image of this ad. As you can see the ECU has a metal case.

Some Saturn ION steering´s have a black ECU case. This controller will not work on that steering. You should find a steering with a metal ECU case.

What do you need to install an electric power steering to your car:

  • First you need to find an used electric steering column in a scrap yard.
  • Then you must adapt that steering column in your car.
  • Then you must buy this controller box and follow instruction procedure.
  • Finally you have power steering in your car !

In these steering columns the ECU (electronic box) is mounted in the steering column. It is possible to remove ECU from that place and install it in other place. With this modification it will be easier to adapt the steering column to your car. For those who buy this controller box I will give for free a guide to remove ECU from steering column to allow install it in other place.

These steering columns can have two problems:

  •  It can be slightly softer to turn left than right (or the opposite).
  •  When you turn steering wheel, the steering system can turn off without explanation.   

These two problems are easily repairable. You don´t need to spend money to solve them. For those who buy this controller box will have for free a guide to solve these two problems.   

Typical applications: Rally cars, classic cars, Buggy, Mustang, Chevrolet, Camaro, Dodge, Van, Campers, many others.

We ship worldwide. Most items will be sent within 24 hours.  

Use only outside public roads or for Motorsport.

VAT invoice:  all our items include a VAT invoice supplied with the goods.  Please tell us your VAT number for correct invoice.