Chevrolet Chevette/1000 1976-1988 Repair Guide

Gas Support Assembly

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION





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Fig. Fig. 1Using a suitable prytool or equivalent to pry ...



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Fig. Fig. 2... then remove the lid and the body side retaining clips



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Fig. Fig. 3Detach the strut from the ball, then remove the gas support assembly

  1. Obtain a helper to support the rear compartment lid in the full open position.
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CAUTION
Do not attempt to remove or loosen the gas support assembly attachments with the lid in any other than the fully open position or personal injury may result.

  1. Remove the lid side retaining clip from the gas support assembly and detach the support assembly from the lid side attaching ball.
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  3. Detach the ball from the socket attachment at each end of the support and remove from the body.
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  5. Installation is the reverse of removal.
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