Mercedes-Benz Truck 2000-05

Removal & Installation

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  4.  
  5. Drain the power steering fluid.
  6.  
  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Fan clutch, fan and shroud
     
    Accessory drive belt
     
    Power steering lines at pump
     
    Oil cooler lines if equipped
     
    Power steering pump
     
    Reservoir
     

  8.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Reservoir
     
    Power steering pump. Torque the mounting bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)
     
    Power steering lines
     
    Oil cooler lines if equipped
     
    Accessory drive belt
     
    Fan clutch, fan and shroud
     

  2.  
  3. Refill the reservoir with fresh fluid. Start the engine and turn the steering wheel from lock-to-lock several times. The system will bleed automatically. Check for leaks.
  4.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  4.  
  5. Drain the power steering fluid.
  6.  
  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Fan clutch, fan and shroud
     
    Accessory drive belt
     
    Power steering lines at pump
     
    Oil cooler lines if equipped
     
    Power steering pump
     
    Reservoir
     

  8.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Reservoir
     
    Power steering pump. Torque the mounting bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)
     
    Power steering lines
     
    Oil cooler lines if equipped
     
    Accessory drive belt
     
    Fan clutch, fan and shroud
     

  2.  
  3. Refill the reservoir with fresh fluid. Start the engine and turn the steering wheel from lock-to-lock several times. The system will bleed automatically. Check for leaks.
  4.  

 
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