View Of Left Side Of Machine.
(5) Hydraulic oil tank.
Hydraulic oil tank (5) is located behind the operators platform.
A strainer is located in the hydraulic oil tank. The hydraulic oil
passes through the strainer and out to the steering, propulsion,
and vibration systems.
Right Side Engine Compartment.
(3) Steering pump.
Steering pump (3) pulls oil from hydraulic tank (5). The
steering pump is located on the left side of the engine. It is
mounted to the front engine housing.
View Of Area Under Console.
(2) Steering control unit.
The oil flows from steering pump (3) to steering control unit (2).
The steering control unit is located at the bottom of the steering
column just under the steering console. The steering control
unit is open center and non-load sensing.
View Of Area Under Operator Platform.
(1) Steering cylinder.
When the steering wheel is turned, two double acting steering
cylinders (1) receive oil from steering control unit (2) so that the
compactor can make the desired turn. When the steering
wheel is not being turned, oil goes through the steering pump
to maintain pressure at the steering control unit. There is a
small amount of oil required to make up for losses through the
bleed orifice in the steering pump. With the steering control
unit in the spring centered position, no oil is ported to the steer