STEERING CONSOLE AND SLIDE SHAFT ASSEMBLY (CONT)
Manually steer semitrailer and check for proper operation (para. 2-21).
KINGPIN AND STEERING ARM
This task covers:
General mechanics tool kit, item 16, appx. B
The following tools can be found in field maintenance basic tool kit, item 14,
Torque wrench, 3/4", 0-600 lb-ft
Socket, 1" drive, 3" opening
Adapter, socket, 3/4" female-l" male
Socket wrench set, 1" drive
Antiseize compound, item 3, appx. E
Suspension spacer (2)
Personnel Required: 2
Steering console and slide shaft assembly removed (para. 5-18)
General Safety Instructions
The kingpin and steering arm are heavy and must be supported the entire time
work is performed or injury to personnel may result.
When on top of gooseneck, always hold the handrail with one hand to avoid falling
or injury to personnel may result.