(1) While assistant starts engine
(TM 9-2320-364-10) and turns
steering wheel, observe steering
shafts, tie-rods and U-joints.
(a) If steering shafts, tie-rods, drag
links and/or U-joints are loose,
binding or damaged, turn OFF
ENGINE switch and replace
damaged parts (Para 14-8, 14-10
(b) If steering shafts, tie-rods, drag
links and/or U-joints are OK, turn
OFF ENGINE switch and go to
Step (2) below.
(2) Inspect tie-rods, steering shafts and U-
joints for correct lubrication.
(a) If tie-rods and/or U-joints require
lubrication, lubricate (Para 2-9).
(b) If tie-rods and/or U-joints do not
require lubrication, go to Step 6 of
Maintain adequate distance from moving steering parts or serious injury to personnel may result.