Steering stop blocks and associated hardware are not used on vehicles with
manufacturer's serial numbers 526 and subsequent. Manufacturer's serial number
is stamped in front of platform main beam under the gooseneck.
Remove two nuts (25), lockwashers (26), capscrews (27), two steering stop blocks (28), and spacer plate (29)
Cleaning compound solvent is used to clean parts and is potentially dangerous to
personnel. Extinguish all smoking materials and do not allow sparks or open
flame near the work area. Use skin and eye protection and work in a well-
Clean all parts removed in degreaser tank using cleaning compound solvent. Use a crocus cloth to remove any
nicks, scoring, or burrs from polished or machined surfaces.
Inspect steering cylinder and related parts for gouges, cracks, bends, and defects. Replace related parts if found
defective. If steering cylinder is defective, notify DS maintenance.
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