This service manual covers repair procedures for the Sheppard steering gear assembly only. The Vehicle Manufac-
turer's Service Manual should be used for removal and reinstallation instructions, and hydraulic supply pump
Any reference made to a brand name, special tools or item part number are made as a guide.
All information, illustrations and specifications in this manual are the latest available at the time of printing.
We reserve the right to make changes without notice. If you are not certain you have the current revision of
this manual or if you have questions about procedures, please call our Field Service Department at 717-633-4111
before you begin repairs.
STOP! Before you begin, please read this manual carefully. The repair procedures outlined in this manual are
for repairing the Sheppard Integral Power Steering Gear. To ensure safe and reliable operation, these service
and repair procedures must be followed carefully.
This manual contains a number of safety signal words like: DANGER, WARNING, CAUTION, IMPORTANT,
or NOTE. The information following a safety signal word is very important.
When you see the word DANGER it means the information will help you avoid an extreme hazard that could
kill or cause a very serious injury every time.
When you see the word WARNING it means there is a hazard that is not as serious as DANGER but the haz-
ard could cause injury or death if you do not follow the proper rules or procedures.
When you see the CAUTION it means the information that follows will help avoid damage to the steering gear.
The signal words IMPORTANT or NOTE are used to draw attention to ways of doing your job better or right.