STEERING PIVOT REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Remove two nuts (7), washers (8) and bolts (9) that
hold upper and lower pivot pins (10) in place.
Position floor jack under steering pivot assembly (6)
and fasten steering pivot assembly to floor jack.
Remove grease fittings (11) from pivot pins (10).
Remove pivot pins (10) from bores in rear frame (12) and steering pivot assembly (13).
Use caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during procedure.
Ensure that any lifting device used is in good condition and of suitable load capacity. Keep clear of heavy
parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death.
Note the quantity and location of shims used for upper and lower pivot pins.
Weight of steering pivot assembly is 295 lb (134 kg).
Inspect shims for damage and wear and replace as necessary.
Use lifting device and remove steering pivot assembly (6) and shims (13) from rear frame (12).