STEERING COLUMN MAINTENANCE (Cont).
Ensure that a thin coat of grease is applied to all friction surfaces.
sector in lock cylinder hole over sector shaft, with tang end to outside of lock cylinder
hole, and install sector into directional signal housing (18). Press sector over shaft with a blunt
tool, Install shift lever detent plate (21) onto directional signal housing with 2 screws.
Insert rack preload spring (24) into directional signal housing (18), from bottom side, and hook
rack preload spring onto edge of housing.
Ensure that first tooth on sector is alined with first
assembly (22). If properly alined, block teeth will
rack assembly Is completely pushed in.
tooth on rod and rack
line up when rod and
Assemble lock bolt and spring assembly (23) onto crossover arm on rod and rack assembly
(22), and insert into directional signal housing (18), from bottom, with teeth toward centerline
of steering column (9).