STEERING SHAFT REPAIR.
This task covers:
l Grease (Item 36, Appendix B)
l Torque wrench
1. Remove snapring (6)
from cover (7).
Ensure that lower steering shaft (1)
and cover (7) are marked for
proper alinement during assembly.
2. Mark cover (7) and lower steering
shaft (1). Tap cover off of lower
steering shaft, and remove bearing
blocks (3) and tension spring (5) from
pin (8), Remove washer (4) from
inside seal (2).
3. Replace all damaged components,
Fill seal (2) with grease and install washer (4) into lip of seal. Coat pin (8) with grease, and install
tension spring (5) and bearing blocks (3) onto pin.
Aline marks on cover (7) and end of lower steering shaft (1) , and push cover over end of lower
steering shaft. Ensure that seal (2) is properly seated and install snapring (6).
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