2-118. STEERING COLUMN REPLACEMENT
This task covers: Removal, Cleaning, Inspection, and Installation
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Batteries disconnected (para.
Steering Wheel Puller (44, App. E)
Torque Wrench (32, App. E)
Steering wheel removed (para. 2-117)
Electrical shock hazard. Disconnect battery ground
cable or power source prior to working on electrical
components. Failure to heed warning could cause
shock, injury or death. If electrical shock occurs,
administer first aid and seek medical assistance
Tag and disconnect horn wire on steering
column (1) from dash wiring harness.
Remove screws (2) to remove steering column
(1) and orbital steering valve (3) from instrument
Clean steering column in accordance with paragraph
Inspect steering column and related components in
accordance with paragraph 1-24.