- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
- Raise and safely support the vehicle.
Remove or disconnect the following:
WARNINGDo not lower the rear of the frame too far as damage to the engine components nearest to the cowl may result.
Use the utility stand in order to lower the frame and the powertrain
Install or connect the following:
NOTEThis is a prevailing torque type fastener. This fastener may be reused ONLY if: The fastener and its counterpart are clean and free from rust. The fastener develops 18 inch lbs. (2 Nm) of torque/drag against its counterpart prior to the fastener seating. If the fastener does not meet these criteria, REPLACE the fastener.
NOTEUse the utility stand in order to raise the frame and the powertrain.
Power steering gear through the vehicle left side wheel opening to the frame
Power steering gear nuts and tighten nuts to 44 ft. lbs. (60 Nm) plus 60 degrees
Rear frame bolts and tighten the bolts to 122 ft. lbs. (165 Nm)
- Lower the vehicle.
- Fill the power steering system.
- Bleed the power steering system.