5-17. STEERING PLATE (CONT)
Using three people, lift steering plate (13) off of the ground and place on pallet (22) of hydraulic transmission jack
Using one person to keep steering plate (13) from turning, maneuver hydraulic transmission jack (21) under
platform for installation.
Raise hydraulic transmission jack (21) so that pallet (22) is even with mainbeam (14).
Above platform, where streetside access cover (8) was removed, position suitable lifting device (15).
Lower both chains (16) through streetside opening in platform.
Wrap chains (16) around spindle shaft (20) and under top plate of steering plate (13). Take up as much slack in
chains as possible.
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