4-119. STEERING COLUMN REPLACEMENT(Continued).
f. Remove the steering wheel mounting nut (3) and
remove the steering shaft assembly (10)
bushing (11), washer (12), flatwasher (13), and
a. Assemble the steering shaft assembly (10),
spring (14), flatwasher (13), washer (12), and
bushing (11) and install the steering column
housing (5). Install the steering wheel mounting
nut (3) temporarily.
b. Guide the lower portion of the steering column
assembly through the opening in the floor panel.
Position the shaft assembly on the steering
c. Install the four bolts, nuts, and washers (8)
attaching the steering column housing (5) to the
steering column support bracket (9) and torque
to 23-27 ft-lb (31-36 N.m).
d. Install the three screws (6) attaching the steering
column rubber seal (7) to the floor panel.
e. Install the electrical connectors and wiring in the
steering column housing (5).
f.. Install the steering column trim cover (4).
g. Install the steering wheel (paragraph 4-118).
h. Install the nut and bolt (1) in the yoke assembly
(2). Torque to 35-40 ft-lb (47-54 N.m).
4-120. FLEXIBLE COUPLING REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Para. Condition Description
4-119 Steering Column Removed
General Safety Instructions
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake set.