Remove the rubber boot from the sector shaft,
and retain for reassembly (Figure 20).
Remove the dirt shield from the frame side of
the sector shaft. A screwdriver or gasket
scraper can be used to shear the old dirt shield
from the housing (Figure 21).
It may be necessary to loosen the steering gear
mounting bolts to gain access to the frame side
Remove the sector shaft cover. Carefully sepa-
rate the sector shaft cover from the housing.
Use the appropriate tools to remove the sector
shaft cover style you are working on. An ap-
propriate size socket or snap ring pliers are