3-217.2. STEERING GEAR POPPET ADJUSTMENT (Continued).
2. Power steering analyzer (3) and
Install and fully open valve on
3. Analyzer (3).
When setting poppets, do not hold steering in full lock
position for more than 15 seconds. If full lock position is
held for more than 15 seconds, excessive heat will build
up in system and extensive damage may occur.
Poppet adjusting screws are adjusted to relieve pres-
sure at 32 degree steering angle. Make sure 3/16-inch
(4.76 mm) spacer is between steering knuckle stop bolt
and axle beam boss when adjusting poppet adjusting
Run at low idle (600 rpm).
Cycle steering wheel full
left and right 3-4 times to
purge all air from analyzer
and warm fluid. Shut off
engine. Check power
steering fluid level and ad-
just as necessary. Restart
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