16. It will be necessary to tap the end of the sec-
tor shaft with a soft hammer to make sure you
have full rack and pinion engagement
17. Install a new sector shaft seal in the sector
shaft cover (Figure 139).
A light coat of oil on the sector shaft seal and
cover seal ring will make installation easier.
18. Install the sector shaft cover. Use the appro-
priate tools for the steering gear you are work-
ing on. Either snap ring pliers or suitable size
socket. Torque to specifications (Figure 140).