STEERING KNUCKLES AND KINGPINS - CONTINUED
For more information on how to inspect parts, go to General Maintenance Instructions (page 2-46).
Replace damaged parts as necessary.
Inspect (TM 9-214).
Look for cracks, breaks , and dents.
Look for damaged threads and key slot.
Do not do step 26 if you are inspecting left side knuckle assembly.
Look for cracks, breaks, and dents.
Look for damaged threads and key slots.
Look for cracks, breaks, dents, and
deeply scratched bushing bores.
Look for signs of excessive wear.
Look for scratches, dents, and flat
Look for signs of wear.
Look for deep scratches and gouges.
(6) and lower
Check for looseness.
Look for signs of uneven wear.
Look for out-of-round condition.
If any defects are found, go back
to step 20, and remove damaged
bushings. If bushings are not
damaged, continue task at step 30.
Press in until flush with knuckle (4) using
Press in until bushing is 0.20 to 0 .26-inch
(0.50 to 0.66 mm) below edge of bore
using arbor press.