Originally Posted by samagon
Personally, the first mod I do on any car is remove the entire power steering and rack assembly and install a manual steering rack. Followed quickly by removing the power assisted brake assembly.
This absolutely forces me to be more engaged in the driving process.
I'm completely convinced that the "acceptable level" of car tech is what was standard while you were growing up. For SCRAPPY, that just happens to be the Flintstones.