Position drain pan under intermediate
Remove two plugs (6) from intermediate steering gear (7).
Do not remove bleeders in Step (8). Damage to equipment may occur.
Do not move steering wheel during
Air is purged from steering system
when there are no air bubbles in
Proceed to Step (9) when there are no
air bubbles present in hydraulic oil.
Turn two bleeders (8) to the left six turns.
Turn two bleeders (8) to the right six turns,
or until tight.
Install two plugs (6) in intermediate
steering gear (7).
Shut off engine.
Matchmarks must be aligned as marked during removal. Failure to comply may result in
Align matchmarks and install rear steering shaft (5), on splined shaft (2), using screw (4) and locknut (3).
Tight to 35 lb-ft (47 N.m).
Fill steering hydraulic reservoir, (TM 9-2320-364-10).
Install drag links, (Rear steering gear pitman arm only) (Para 12-14).
Remove wheel chocks, (TM 9-2320-364-10).
END OF TASK