Plymouth Workshop Manuals
PB 150 V8-318 5.2L VIN T 2-BBL (1983)
Steering and Suspension > Steering > Steering Gear > Component Information > Service and Repair > Manual Steering Gear Service > Page 2968
Fig. 19 Loading rack-piston nut
1. Lubricate and install new ring back-up seal and Teflon piston ring on rack-piston nut, being careful ring and seal do not twist during installation.
feeding balls through circuit. If balls are installed properly, the worm should turn out of the rack-piston nut.
4. Fill one-half of ball return guide with remaining balls. Place other guide over balls and plug each end with heavy grease to prevent balls from
falling out when installing guides into rack-piston nut.
5. Insert guides into guide holes of rack-piston nut. Make sure black ball in guide is installed next to white ball in rack piston. Guides should fit
Install Stub Shaft Flange
Rotate stub shaft slightly over two complete turns from either extreme right or left turn. This will place gear in center position, which will place torsion
Refitting Rack-Piston Balls
Do not refit balls unless the steering is loose. If such is the case, a thrust adjustment and over-center adjustment should correct the problem if it lies in
Fig. 25 Installing adjuster plug
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