Fig. Exploded view of the rack and pinion assembly
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Drain the power steering fluid.
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.
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
Fig. Steering gear box mounting bolt locations
When installing the mounting rubber, align the projection of the mounting rubber with the indentation in the cross-member.
Fig. Align the mounting rubber with the cross-member indentation
Installation is the reverse of removal.
Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.