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On 1987 300zx the drivers side steering connection that attaches to the main cross frame broke off due to corrosion.of the frame. Can a metal plate be welded on the frame and the steering assembly reattached if there is still good metal on the frame?

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The direct answer is yes......but!

Unless you are a skilled welder, don't attempt this.

Get a really good welder to have a look at the condition of the metal before making any attempt to weld.

I believe some jurisdictions will not allow this type of repair to be made, so you might want to check you state and / or local inspection requirements.

At all costs, BE SAFE WITH THIS!!!

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