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J Kimmel
03-19-2008, 06:54 AM
anyone have a FSM pdf for an 86 and up steering box? Or perhaps a link to a good rebuild? I've been searching around and there really isn't much. I have heard stories about the "balls" getting out but I'm not sure where they are or if they even need to be touched to re-seal this thing. Frankly I'm not sure where its leaking from, its not the hydro fittings, so I figure a complete re-seal should do the trick. I found a thread on ih8mud but most guys just sent theirs out for rebuild, but I figured for 200 bucks they spent I can do that myself :)

it seems to be the only leak on my truck, I'd like to fix that :)

thanks!

J Kimmel
03-19-2008, 06:22 PM
nobody? found a couple of dead links on Marlin Crawler...I thought all the cool kids were doing this these days :)

Rzeppa
03-19-2008, 06:27 PM
I don't have the FSM, but I do have Gregory's, assuming it's a Land Cruiser.

J Kimmel
03-19-2008, 08:56 PM
no, mini truck ifs junk :)

bskey
03-19-2008, 09:27 PM
I have a spare we could tear apart for fun!

J Kimmel
03-19-2008, 10:10 PM
ya, I think that may be what it comes down to, I guess I'll call Toyota tomorrow and inquire about seals and stuff.

DaveInDenver
03-20-2008, 07:52 AM
PDF of the steering box section for 4WD, third gen from the FSM.

J Kimmel
03-20-2008, 08:55 AM
thanks Dave!! thats exactly what I need :) :)

Red_Chili
03-27-2008, 09:12 AM
More related info:
http://members.cox.net/stacewilliams/ps-pump.htm

http://128.83.80.200/TACO/box.html

Discussion:
http://www.4x4wire.com/forums/showflat.php?Cat=&Number=1069450&page=0&view=collapsed&sb=5&o=14&fpart=1#Post1087731

RockRunner
03-27-2008, 09:50 AM
I had one laying around but I believe it got tossed during the garage clean up. Burt Toyota had a kit ordered for me last year that I never picked up. I think it was around the $30 range. I have a extra 87 steering box that was leaking from the steering shaft input. I may go ahead and fix it and set it up for Hydro.

LMK how yours goes and I may rebuild mine ;-)

Red_Chili
03-27-2008, 09:52 AM
Looks like the input shaft seal does not require disassembly. :thumb:

Those IFS boxes are worth a lot. Hope it did not get tossed!

RockRunner
03-27-2008, 02:18 PM
Nope sitting in the garage leaking a little fluid everyday. I plan on fixing it when I have time. Not sure if it is a spare part type thing to take along to CM and or Rubithon but ............