POWER STEERING GEAR REPAIR (Cont).
Using snapring pliers, remove piston
seal retaining ring (48) from bottom
of housing (7). Remove outer seal
backup washer (47), and press out
pitman shaft needle bearing (43),
pitman shaft seal (44), inner seal
backup washer (45), and double lip
seal (46) from housing assembly,
Discard pitman shaft seal and double
Care should be taken not to damage threads in housing (7) when
removing check valve (46),
Using a small screwdriver, pry out
check valve (46) from top of housing
(7). Discard check valve,
Remove housing (7) from vise.