TM 5-4210-224-14 & P
4-226. POWER STEERING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE (Continued).
a. Loosen the pivot nut (1) and pump brace adjusting bolts (2).
b. Remove the pump belt (3) from the vehicle.
a. Install pump belt (3) over pulley.
b. Move the pump and bracket assembly outward, away from the engine.
c. Torque the pivot nut (1) and brace adjusting bolts (2) to 32 ft-lbs (44 N.m).
When adjusting a power steering pump belt, never pry against the pump reservoir or pull against
the filler neck.
a. Place the belt tension gauge midway between the pulleys on drive belt being checked.
With old (used) belts, the tension should read 67 lbs (300 N). With a new belt, not having
operated on the engine, the tension should read 146 lbs (650 N).
b. Loosen the pivot bolt and pump brace adjusting nuts and adjust the belt to correct tension by moving the pump
outward, away from the engine.
c. Torque the pump bracket adjusting nut and the pivot bolt nut to 32 ft-lbs (44 N.m).
d. Check the belt tension to insure correct tension, then remove the gauge from the belt.
4-227. POWER STEERING GEAR REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
General Safety Instructions
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake and micro-brakelock set.
Steering Gear (016-90002)