Steering Gear Box Rebuild and Parts Install - Willys CJ-2A
Questions & Answers
Questions: What horn Button repair Kit can I use on my 1956 Station Wagon?
Question By: Quentin G. on Dec 18 2022 9:24 PM
Please see this diagram: https://www.kaiserwillys.com/diagram/wagon-diagrams/steering-diagrams-willys-wagon/steering-system-46-64-station-wagon/steering-system-willys-station-wagon
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Dec 18 2022 1:28 PM
Questions: can you run the wire for the horn down the steering column with out taking the steering column out? Basically fishing it through?
Question By: Christopher Parisio on Aug 25 2022 3:34 PM
Yes that is correct. Fishing it up from bottom is alot easier
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Aug 25 2022 9:42 AM
Questions: What horn button do I need for a 1953 Truck Willis?
Question By: Jason on Jul 7 2022 12:55 PM
649646 or 920208
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Jul 7 2022 10:18 AM
Questions: Can I add this horn button and wiring through the dash instead of though the steering column? I'm wanting to put this button in a hole on the dash of my '47 Cj-2A.
Question By: Eddie on Nov 18 2021 6:25 PM
You would have to get creative but Im sure its possible.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Nov 18 2021 11:05 AM
Questions: Where can I get the plug and tube for the horn wire to go thru at the bottom of the gear box?
Question By: Nick Randall on Aug 3 2021 2:17 AM
Salvage yard only. Please email email@example.com
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Aug 3 2021 5:42 AM
Questions: What is the thread pitch and dia for the nut. I want to chase the threads on the end of the shaft before re assembling.
Question By: Barry Link on Mar 19 2019 7:45 PM
I do believe the end of the tube is an odd ball 13/16" x 20 thread count
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Mar 19 2019 12:46 PM
Questions: Can I get just the black horn button? That's all I need. Thanks.
Question By: jeepkeeper on Oct 31 2018 4:21 PM
See 802359 is the minor kit.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Oct 31 2018 11:14 AM
Questions: Whats the best method to solder the wire to the contact bushing?
Question By: Jeffrey Carpenter on Jan 3 2017 11:34 PM
A solder gun and make sure to not use too much heat so that the bushing A302B does not loose its rubber insulation on the I.D. of the bushing to the worm gear.
Answer By: Willys Jeep Parts Tech on Jan 4 2017 5:46 AM
Questions: Is the internal thread 1.25 or is the outside measurement of the nut 1.25?
Question By: Anonymous on Jun 9 2015 12:00 AM
I do believe the rubber button is 1.25 across.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 9 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: hi, i recieved my new horn replacement kit, but have one question. where or how do i connect the metal end of the horn wire, which i passed through the column, and out the hole about 4 inches above the steering box. there is a copper band, but no way to connect it. thanks.
Question By: steve on May 6 2015 12:00 AM
You should have both of part numbers: A302 & A302B. It solders to the copper band. Make sure to not burn the rubber insulation away when doing so.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 6 2015 12:00 AM
Questions: I have purchased everything I thought may be needed to restore my horn from the push-button-on-the-dash method to a proper wheel button (I got the wheel, master horn button kit, bushing and horn contact brush. Is there a DIY or FAQ on how this all works, where the wires go, etc.?
Question By: Anonymous on Oct 20 2014 12:00 AM
If you like please call me toll free. We can walk you thru it.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Oct 21 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: how does this kit work when there is no access hole for the wiring in the column?
Question By: Chris on Aug 4 2014 12:00 AM
It depends on your vehicle but some came out thru a hole above the gear box on a separate contact and some went right out thru the bottom of the steering column itself thru the gear box.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Aug 5 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: Will this fit a 1948 Willys PU
Question By: Terry on Jan 9 2014 12:00 AM
This is only for the vehicles listed above. We do have some horn repair parts for that vehicle. Search for 'horn' in the search parts box and filter by vehicle above.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 9 2014 12:00 AM
Questions: ...looking for the repair kit for 1960 truck: wire with end that contacts the horn button inner cup, and bushing cup to guide wire into column.
Question By: Rod on Jul 19 2013 12:00 AM
We have the cushions, pins, and inner cup. The wiring and end pieces on that are available good used.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jul 22 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: Does a 1951 M38 jeep have a push rod for the horn ? IF SO, DO YOU HAVE A PART # AND COST
Question By: Dan Sealy on May 22 2013 12:00 AM
Please call us toll free. I do believe we may have some left.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 23 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: Where do you run the Wire out of the Steering box? Do I have to Drill a hole in the end Cap?
Question By: Anonymous on Apr 8 2013 12:00 AM
Early Willys it ran out above the steering gear box onto a separate bronze bushing and contact. Later it ran thru the center of the gear box thru a flute and out the bottom.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Apr 9 2013 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1947 Ford cj2a Jeep, all original and in working order. What do I have to watch for when ordering parts, ( Ford vs. Willys?
Question By: Stephen johnson on Nov 25 2012 12:00 AM
There is no such thing as a Ford CJ-2A. They were all Willys. Ford only made the GPW during 19471-45. As long as our parts description says it will fit your vehicle you are all set. If you have any questions please feel free to call us.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Nov 26 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Where can I get a horn button for my 1946 CJ2A? Does it come with this package? Thanks, Harry
Question By: Harry on Jun 6 2012 12:00 AM
This has the horn button in it. It is complete.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jun 7 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have the pins and cushions for my 1950 - 1951 jeepster but what about the wire and button?
Question By: Anonymous on May 9 2012 12:00 AM
The inner horn button cup is part number: 638882 The wire is available good used or you can just get new wire there locally.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 9 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a 1950-1951 Jeepster. Will this part work?
Question By: Nevin on May 6 2012 12:00 AM
We do have the proper pins and cushions for the Jeepster. This is for CJ's only.
Answer By: Willys Tech on May 7 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I understand it wouldn't be original, but if I didn't want to fuss with the rod and so forth, couldn't I use this on my 12 volt converted M38? If it fits the CJ3A, shouldn't it work for me, too?
Question By: Anonymous on Mar 14 2012 12:00 AM
Im sure it would work fine running the wire instead.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Mar 15 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: Where does the wire come out of the steering column?
Question By: rick on Jan 10 2012 12:00 AM
Early CJ-2A's came out the hole above the tube and worm gear on a contact. Later they went straight out the bottom of the gear box thru the tube.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 11 2012 12:00 AM
Questions: I'm ordering the plastic horn button cover,steering wheel,pins and cushings for horn button cover so what electric components do I need to complete my horn setup...I'm already ordering the relay for the 12v setup so what harness or HORN BUTTON is required to complete the 51 willys truck
Question By: Anonymous on Dec 16 2011 12:00 AM
This is not for a Willys Truck. It is for the vehicles listed above only. We have the horn button, cushions, and pins inner cup available for the Willys Truck. Please call me toll free. I can help out.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Dec 16 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: in which order do these parts go on and also there is nothing to screw the big silver bolt to on the steering wheel. i have a 1948 cj2a, there is just an open hole where the horn goes, am i missing any other parts that i need..
Question By: dave on Sep 20 2011 12:00 AM
The nut screws onto the end of your tube & worm gear. Please call me toll free. I can walk you thru the install.
Answer By: Willys Tech on Sep 21 2011 12:00 AM
Questions: I have a '48 Jeepster and need a kit like this. Would this one work?
Question By: Larry on Jan 21 2011 12:00 AM
No, this is for CJ's only. The part number you want to order is: 643348K
Answer By: Willys Tech on Jan 23 2011 12:00 AM