Kia Amanti 2004-06

Removal & Installation

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Fig. Exploded view of the rack and pinion assembly

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Drain the power steering fluid.
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  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable.
     
    Pressure hose and return tube from reservoir
     
    Steering joint assembly connecting bolt
     
    Tie rod end from steering knuckle using Special Tool 09568-34000 or equivalent.
     
    Front muffler
     
    Connecting bolts of the front and rear roll stopper
     
    Cross-member assembly mounting bolts
     
    Pressure hose and return tube from rack and pinion gear
     
    Steering gear box mounting bolts
     
    Steering gear box assembly

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    Fig. Steering gear box mounting bolt locations

     

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To install:

  1. When installing the mounting rubber, align the projection of the mounting rubber with the indentation in the cross-member.

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    Fig. Align the mounting rubber with the cross-member indentation

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  3. Installation is the reverse of removal.
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  5. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
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