POWER STEERING GEAR REPAIR (Cont).
Lightly tap stub shaft (8) on a wood
block to loosen shaft cap. Pull out
stub shaft with spool valve (36) from
valve assembly (34),
Separate spool valve (36) from stub
shaft (8) and remove O ring from
spool valve. Discard O ring.
Balls (43) will fall out. There are 12 silver and 12 black balls.
Remove 2 screws (40) and clamp
(39) on side of rack piston (16).
Remove guide (38).
Separate 2 halves of guide (38), and
remove balls (43). Remove ball
retaining tool, and tip rack piston (16)
to release remaining balls from inside
piston. Remove teflon ring and O
ring from outer groove (42) of rack
piston, and discard.