TM10-3930-660-34 12-3 STEERING KNUCKLE - REPLACE/ADJUST This task covers: a.   Removal b.   Cleaning c.   Inspection d.   Installation e.   Adjustment Initial Setup Tools Tool kit, Automotive Mechanics Shop Equipment, Automotive Maintenance, Common #2 Less Power Equipment Condition Planetary wheel ends removed, paras 8-6, 9-6 Tie rod removed, para 12-6 Materials/Parts Grease (App B, Item 11) Loctite 271 (App B, Item 43) REMOVAL 1. MARK STEERING KNUCKLE CAPS UPPER (2) AND LOWER (7) CAPS ARE NOT INTERCHANGEABLE. 2. REMOVE FOUR CAPSCREWS (1) FROM EACH STEERING KNUCKLE CAP (2 AND 7). 3. INSTALL JACKING SCREWS IN HOLES  A. TIGHTEN JACKING SCREWS TO LOOSEN CAPS (2 AND 7). NOTE Do not mix upper and lower shims Keep shims together as a set for assembly 4 REMOVE LOWER STEERING KNUCKLE CAP (7), THRUST WASHER (8) AND SHIMS (9, 10 AND 11). 5 REMOVE UPPER STEERING KNUCKLE CAP (2) AND SHIMS (3, 4 AND 5). 6 REMOVE GREASE FITTINGS (6) FROM STEERING KNUCKLE CAPS (2 AND 7), IF NECESSARY. 12-4