Caravan, Grand Voyager, Town and Country, Voyager, 2000-2004

Strut (MacPherson Strut)

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
     
    Brake hose bracket
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness bracket, if equipped
     
    Stabilizer bar link
     
    Steering knuckle bracket bolts
     
    Upper strut mount nuts
     
    Strut assembly
     

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To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Strut assembly. Torque the upper strut mount nuts to 21 ft. lbs. (28 Nm).
     
    Steering knuckle bracket bolts. Torque the bolts to 60 ft. lbs. (81 Nm) plus 90 degrees.
     
    Stabilizer bar link. Torque the nut to 65 ft. lbs. (88 Nm).
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness bracket, if equipped. Torque the bolt to 10 ft. lbs. (13 Nm).
     
    Brake hose bracket. Tighten the bolt to 10 ft. lbs. (13 Nm).
     
    Front wheel
     

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  3. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
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