Steering plate must be turned sufficiently to permit removal of capscrews installed
at center sides of mounting plate.
Rotate steering plate (13) as required and remove two remaining capscrews (11) and lockwashers (12) from
steering plate (13) and mainbeam (14). Discard two lockwashers.
When using lifting device to lift steering plate, all personnel under platform must
keep hands clear of the plate and support equipment or injury to personnel may
When lifting steering plate off mainbeam, lift the plate upward as straight as
possible and have one person use a crowbar to keep forward part of steering plate
level or damage to the straight pins may result.
Be sure chains do not contact hydraulic or pneumatic lines along mainbeam or
damage to equipment may result.
While using one person to support front part of steering plate (13) with crowbar (17), use suitable lifting device
(15) to lift steering plate (13) carefully from mainbeam (14). Lift plate until plate is off of two straight pins (18).