4-162. POWER STEERING RESERVOIR
THIS TASK COVERS:
c. Follow-on Maintenance
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.)
O-ring (Figure 156, Appendix F)
Pipe Sealant (Item 2, Appendix E)
Fluid, Power Steering (Item 21, Appendix E)
To prevent five hazards, collect residual fluid and clean up any 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 components.
(1) Tag and disconnect hoses (1) and (2). Drain
steering fluid into a suitable container.
Reservoir contains about 6 quarts (5.7 1) of oil.
(2) Remove four bolts (3), four flatwashers (4),
lockwashers (5), and nuts (6) from two
(3) Remove two screws (8) and two nuts (9)
from brackets (7). Remove reservoir(10).
(4) Remove fittings (1 1 and 12) and O-ring (13)
from reservoir (1 1). Discard O-ring (13).