Home Auto Repair 2005 Chevrolet Silverado Power Steering Gear Replacement

2005 Chevrolet Silverado Power Steering Gear Replacement

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Download Removal Procedure 1. Place a drain pan under the vehicle. 2. Remove the engine protection shield, if equipped. Refer to Engine Protection Shield Replacement in Frame and Underbody. 3. For vehicles equipped with a 6.6L diesel, remove the left charge air cooler hose. Refer to Charged Air Cooler Hoses/Pipes Replacement (Left) or Charged Air Cooler Hoses/Pipes Replacement (Right) in Engine Mechanical – 6.6L (LLY). 4. Remove the power steering hoses from the steering gear. 5. Cap the ends of the hoses and the power steering gear in order to prevent any entrance of dirt. 6. Disconnect the intermediate shaft from the steering gear. Refer to Intermediate Steering Shaft Replacement – Lower in Steering Wheel and Column. 7. Remove the pitman arm to relay rod nut. 8. Disconnect the pitman arm from the relay rod using the J 24319 – B. See Special Tools. 9. Remove the bolts retaining the steering gear to the frame. 10. Remove the steering gear from the vehicle. 11. Remove the pitman arm to the power steering gear retaining nut. 12. Remove the pitman arm from the power steering gear using the J 6632-01 or the J 29107-A. See Special Tools. Installation Procedure 1. Install the pitman arm to the power steering gear. 2. Install the pitman arm to power steering gear retaining nut and washer. 3. Install the steering gear to the frame and install the retaining bolts. 4. Install the pitman arm to the relay rod.