HYDRAULIC STEERING CYLINDER
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, appx. B:
Torque wrench, 3/4", 0-600 lb-ft
Socket wrench set, 1" drive
Socket, 1" drive, 2-3/8" opening
Socket adapter, 3/4" female 1" male
Soft-jawed vise caps
Open-faced spanner wrench
Hydraulic cylinder repair kit
Thread locking compound, item 21, appx. E
Personnel Required: 2
Secure assembly in a machinist's vise.
Nylon ball may not be able to be removed at this time.
Remove setscrew (1) which retains nylon ball (2) in main cylinder assembly (3).
Using open-face spanner, unscrew stuffing box (4) and carefully remove plunger (5) and attached components
from main cylinder assembly (3).
Remove nylon ball (2) from cylinder assembly (3) and discard ball.