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b. Follow-On Maintenance
Flow meter, capable of measuring 10 gpm (39 L/min)
TM or Para
Gauge, pressure, capable of measuring 0 to 3,000 psi
Vehicle positioned on level
(0 to 20 684 kPa)
Parking brake applied.
Tools and Special Tools
Engine shut OFF.
Electrical master switch OFF.
"Do Not Operate" tag attached
to ignition switch.
MOS 62B, Construction Equipment Repairer (2)
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Hydraulic fluid (Dexron III) is TOXIC. Wear protective goggles and gloves; use only in
well-ventilated area; avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes. Skin and clothing that come in contact
with hydraulic oil should be washed immediately. Saturated clothing should be removed immediately.
Failure to comply may result in injury to personnel.
· Ensure no 90-degree elbows or hoses with tight bends are used when connecting meters and/or gauges.
· Ensure suitable hoses and fittings are used when connecting meters and/or gauges.
· If you are attempting to troubleshoot power steering problems, review the flow and pressure testing
portions of the "Diagnosis & Troubleshooting" material starting on page K-16.
Place drain pan beneath power steering gearbox.
b. Follow-On Maintenance.
Return power steering gear box and corresponding hoses are returned to proper configuration (Para 5-9).
Check for leaks and refill power steering reservoir (Para 5-5).
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