Adhesives, solvents and sealing
compounds can burn easily, can
give off harmful vapors and are
harmful to skin and clothing. To
avoid injury or death, keep away
from open fire and use in well-
ventilated area. If adhesive,
solvent, or sealing compound
gets on skin or clothing, wash
immediately with soap and
Coat mating surface of steering swivel
arm (2) and pivot and spindle assembly (5)
with silicone adhesive sealant.
Install 0.0039 in. (0.0991 mm) shim (6) on
steering swivel arm (2).
Install steering swivel arm (2) on pivot and
spindle assembly (5).
With the aid of an assistant, install four
screws (4). Using torque wrench and
multiplier, tighten screws first to 250 lb-ft
(339 N.m), then to 500 lb-ft (678 N.m) and
then to 720 to 800 lb-ft (976 to 1,085 N.m).
Install grease fitting (1) on steering swivel
Install adjusting tool on pivot and spindle
assembly (5) with two cross-mounted
screws (4). Tighten screws to 200 lb-ft
Install center screw of adjusting tool.
Tighten center screw to 200 lb-ft (271 N.m).
Loosen center screw slightly until pivot and
spindle assembly (5) moves freely under its
Center pivot and spindle assembly (5).
Tighten center screw in adjusting tool to
50 lb-ft (68 N.m).