4-25. STEERING SYSTEM - Continued
4-25.6 Power Steering Gear.
This task covers
Shop Equipment, Automotive
Maintenance and Repair,
Main Engine Shutdown (see para. 2-10)
APU Shutdown (see para. 2-12)
Battery Switch OFF
Power Steering Filter Drained of Fluid
3, Appendix E Antiseize Compound
492XSCC4 Steering Gear
To prevent fire hazards collect residual fluid and clean up spills immediately when
disassembling power steering components.
Pump or steering gear failure due to contamination may occur unless strict cleanliness and
protective measures are taken when disassembling and assembling power steering
(1) From inside the cab remove steering shaft covers.
(2) Tag and disconnect hoses (1 and 2) at the steering
gear and drain residual oil Cap hoses and steering gear
ports when drained to protect components against
(3) Remove cotter pin (3) and unscrew drag link plug
(4). Remove drag link from pitman arm (5).
(4) Remove screw (6) and locknut (7) and pull yoke (8)
off steering gear.
Steering gear assembly and rear cab cross member are attached to frame using capscrews (9).
Support must be placed under cross member before steering gear is removed