How to Convert Car from Right to Left-Hand-Drive?

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How to Convert a Car from Right to Left-Hand-Drive?

How to Convert a Car from Right to Left-Hand-Drive: The Procedure to convert a car from the right-hand drive to left-hand drive is not an easy process. Thus, it is always a suggestion to work under the supervision of the expert. In case of any fault or error while conversion of the car from a right to left hand can lead to serious issues. The issues are not only with the car but for the people who are driving the car.

It involves the processing of car components in order to convert a car from right to left-hand-drive:

  1. Relocation of the Dashboard.
  2. Relocation of the steering wheel.
  3. Interchange of rack and pinion.
  4. Put back of shift knob.
  5. Adjustment of angle and relocation of side mirrors.

It looks easy and simple however it is one of the most difficult tasks to perform. Following are the steps to convert the right-hand drive to left-hand-drive:

1st Step to Right to Left-Hand-Drive: Relocation of steering Wheel:

The requirement is to dismantle the steering wheel and portion beneath the steering wheel. Good care is necessary while repositioning the steering wheels and the components associated with it like the braking system, the car’s engine, and the steering system. They demand modification while we reposition the steering wheel.

Replacement of steering rack:

The following steps after repositioning are the replacement of the steering rack. In order to avoid any damage to the airbags, we must take special attention.

Repositioning of the pedal assembly:

The next step is to proceed towards the repositioning of the pedal assembly. If you drive the car by yourself, we need to disassemble and remove the pedal mounts. After this, we need to reinstall again towards the left-hand side. Though it looks very simple and easy process, in reality, it is the toughest job. One has to be cautious and always prefer the advice of an expert. The expert advice for conversion can lead us to happy and safe driving. To read all the steps, please click here:

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