Install pin (2).
The following steps are for separation of the
steering pivot lock.
Remove pin (2).
Lift lock pin (1), and install pin (2) to hold the lock pin in
the storage position.
Hydraulic System Pressure Release
Move the machine to a smooth horizontal location.
Move away from working machines and personnel.
Stop the engine.
Permit only one operator on the machine. Keep all
other personnel either away from the machine or in view
of the operator.
Move all hydraulic controls to all positions to release any
pressure in the hydraulic system.
Carefully loosen the filler cap on the hydraulic tank to
release any pressure in the tank.
Activate the parking brake.
During certain performance tests it will be necessary to
release the parking brake to help drum movement when
turns are required.
Make sure all hydraulic pressure is released before any
fitting, hose or component is loosened, tightened,
removed or adjusted.
The pressure in the system has now been released and
lines or components can be removed.
Remove & Install Steering Cylinder 4303-010
NOTE: Position the machine on a level surface.
connect steering pivot lock
tilt operators platform
NOTE: The removal and installation procedure for the
right hand and left hand steering cylinders is the
At operating temperature, the hydraulic oil tank is hot and
under pressure. Hot oil can cause burns. Remove the fill
cap on the hydraulic oil tank only when the engine is
stopped, and the fill cap is cool enough to touch with your
Release the pressure in the hydraulic system.
Disconnect hose assemblies (2) from steering cylinder
(3). Cap and plug immediately.
Disconnect grease line (1) from the end of the steering
Remove two bolts (4) and the lock nuts that hold
steering cylinder (3) in position, and remove the steering
cylinder and any spacers from the machine.
NOTE: For installation of the steering cylinder, reverse
the removal steps.
NOTE: After installing the steering cylinder, lubricate the
bolts and fill the hydraulic oil tank to the correct
level. See the Operation & Maintenance Manual
for the correct lubricating and filling procedures.