- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Negative battery cable
Press the tie rod out from the knuckle arm.
Intermediate shaft to steering gear pinion shaft bolt. Mark the shaft-to-gear location.
Install or connect the following:
Steering gear and linkage to the vehicle. Torque the bolts in sequence to 55-77 ft. lbs. (75-104 Nm).
- Check and/or adjust the front end alignment.