REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
See Figures 1 and 2
- Raise and support the front end on jackstands.
- Using a small drift and hammer, drive out the spring pin from the front end of the strut.
- Remove the nut, retainer and bushing.
- Remove the rear mounting bolts along with the jounce bumper and bracket.
- Installation is the reverse of removal. Torque the mounting bracket bolts to 85 ft. lbs. for 1972-76 models; 95 ft. lbs. for 1977-88 models. Torque the retainer nut to 50 ft. lbs.