With a screwdriver, lightly pry the salt seal out
of the bearing cap cover (Figure 11).
Using a suitable size socket and short exten-
sion, press the oil seal out of the bearing cap
cover. Discard the seals.
HAMMER BLOWS TO PREVENT DAMAGE
TO THE EXTENSION.
Remove the bearing cap cover O-ring and
10. Clean the bearing cap cover with an approved
solvent and blow it dry with low pressure air.
L OW PRESSURE AIR ONLY TO CLEAN
11. If the steering gear you are working on has a
grease fitting in the bearing cap cover, remove
it at this time. Fill the grease fitting hole with
further greasing will be required. (Figure 13)