27-3. FRONT STEERING GEAR REPAIR (CONT).
(26) Position bearing cap (5) in vise with outside of
bearing cap up.
Remove seal (30) and seal (31) from bearing
High-pressure seal must be
removed by pressing from outside
of bearing cap.
Some steering gears do not have
(28) Remove high-pressure seal (32) and backup
washer (32.1) from bearing cap (5). Discard
seal and washer.
(29) Remove bearing cap (5) from vise.
Do not disassemble piston.
be replaced as an assembly.
(30) Remove piston (33) from housing (1).
(31) Remove quad ring seal (34) from housing (1).
Discard quad ring seal.
(32) if bearing
(32) Remove bearing (35) from housing (1).
Dry cleaning solvent P-D-680 is toxic and flammable. Wear protective goggles and
gloves and use only in well-ventilated area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and
clothing, and don't breathe vapors. DO NOT use near open flame or excessive
heat. the flash point is 100-138 F (38-59 C). If you become dizzy while using
cleaning solvent, get fresh air immediately and medical aid. If contact with eyes is
made, wash your eyes with water and get medical aid immediately.
Clean metal parts in dry cleaning solvent .
Inspect parts for damage, cracks, breaks, or deterioration.
Inspect parts with machined surfaces for deep scratches.
Remove small nicks or burrs with crocus cloth.
Coat internal parts with light coating of hydraulic fluid.
Replac e unserviceable parts.
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