Caravan, Grand Voyager, Town and Country, Voyager, 2000-2004
Strut (MacPherson Strut)
Removal & Installation
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Brake hose bracket
Wheel speed sensor harness bracket, if equipped
Stabilizer bar link
Steering knuckle bracket bolts
Upper strut mount nuts
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).
Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.