Install (upper) steering column bracket with
steering column grommet fitted in place in
bracket over steering column.
Align steering column assembly in truck and
install fasteners mounting (lower) steering gear
mounting brackets to cowl. After final alignment,
tighten to torque spec: 180-220 lb-in (20-25
Install fasteners mounting (upper) steering
column bracket to cowl. After final alignment,
tighten to torque spec: 190-220 lb-in (20-25
Assemble directional control linkage.
Position directional control lever linkage bracket
and cap on steering column and install
Install (lower) directional control lever to steering
gear mounting bracket.
Install parking brake lever assembly on (upper)
steering column bracket.
Inspect condition of O-rings prior to installation.
Replace with new O-rings as needed.
Check correct port position of each line and
install the steering hydraulic lines to steering
gear. Be sure O-rings are in correct position on
fittings and that port seal surfaces and fittings
are clean. Tighten fittings to 70-80 lb-in (8-9
For convenience, hydraulic lines may
be installed after Step 6.
Connect the horn wire.