Dan, From July 1970, jeepsters mostly came with Saganaw steering.
When AMC took over in Feb of 1970 they just used up the parts that they inherited from the previous owners
and then started there own dumb ideas.
My Hurst came with Sagnaw, but not with power steering.
I think AMC was trying to upgrade the jeepster with the parts that already been started by the previous owners of Jeep
. Then they started to put in their own boat anchors
and they used what was on hand and as history will show, AMC made the decisions they were famous for,
[DUMB] and we got the Bullnoze...
then no more Jeepsters.
Most Hurst's came from the late 1970 run. Mine was registered as a 1970, before Sept. most Hursts were...