Allow hydraulic system to cool before performing procedure. Hot hydraulic fluid can cause
severe burns. Wear eye, hand, and skin protection when working with heated parts.
Install covers on cylinder ports to prevent sudden movement of cylinder rod and loss of
Hydraulic oil is very slippery. Immediately wipe up any spills. Failure to follow this warning
may result in injury or death to personnel.
Plug and cap all hydraulic hoses and fittings to prevent contamination.
This procedure is for right steering cylinder. Follow same steps for left steering cylinder.
Tag and mark hydraulic hoses to aid in installation.
Note routing and location of hydraulic hoses to aid in installation.
1. Loosen tube nut (Figure 1, Item 2) and remove lubrication line (Figure 1, Item 3) from fitting
(Figure 1, Item 1).
2. Remove fitting (Figure 1, Item 1) from steering cylinder (Figure 1, Item 4).
Figure 1. Lubrication Line.