4-161. POWER STEERING GEAR
THIS TASK COVERS:
Tool Kit, General Mechanics, Automotive
Main Engine Shutdown (see para 2-12 .)
(Appendix B, Section III, Item 1)
APU Shutdown (see para 2-16 .)
Batteries Disconnected (see para 4-114 .)
Tag, Identification (Item 32, Appendix E)
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 as-
sembling power steering components.
(1) Tag and disconnect two hoses (1) and (2) from
fittings (3) and (4).
(2) Drain steering fluid into suitable container.
(3) Cap hoses (1) and (2) and steering gear
fittings (3) and (4) to protect components from