The nuts securing the cylinder stop blocks are to be hand tightened only.
Following installation of the cylinder, stop block adjustment (shimming) is
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.
Install spacer plate (29) and steering stop blocks (28) onto steering cylinder (1). Secure in place with two
Do not apply antiseize compound to inner wear surface of sleeve bushing. It may
get onto bolt threads, minimizing the effect of self-locking feature, causing damage
Apply antiseize compound to inner bore of bearings on steering cylinder (1), outside wear surfaces of two pin
assemblies (7 and 21), and outside wear surfaces of sleeve bushings (10 and 15). Apply grease to four seals (11
Using two people, lift hydraulic cylinder (1) into alinement with platform cylinder mount (16) and #5 steering plate
Install seal (17) on sleeve bushing (15). Install seal (17) on shouldered pin (21).
Using a softfaced hammer, drive shouldered pin (21) through platform cylinder mount (16) and hydraulic cylinder
(1). Check alinement of flat on shouldered pin (21) end readjust position, as required, until; flat is alined with
mounting hole for clamp (24). Continue to drive shouldered pin (21) until flush on platform cylinder mount (16).
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