Figure 3-2. Steering Column Clamp or Yoke Bolt
Table 3-4. Steering Bolts Torque
3/8-24 (Shell Coupling)
30-35 ft-lbs (41-47 N.m)
3/8-24 (Yoke or U-Joint)
35-40 ft-lbs (47-54 N.m)
70-75 ft-lbs (95-102 N.m)
Check condition of tires for abnormal wear patterns, and proper inflation pressures. Cut or broken tire casing
must be repaired.
Always use proper equipment and follow correct procedures when mounting or demounting tires.
Proper tire inflation, toe-in adjustment, loads, and road speeds are important factors governing tire mileage,
steering ease and maneuverability.