Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
WARNINGDo not support the weight of the vehicle on the suspension arm; the arm will deform under its weight.
Negative battery cable. On vehicles equipped with an air bag, wait at least 90 seconds before proceeding
To disassemble the strut:
Install a bolt and 2 nuts to the bracket at the lower portion of the strut shell and secure it in a vise
To assemble the strut:
NOTEDo not use an impact wrench to tighten the nut. Also, check that the bearing fits into the recess in the suspension support.
Install the spring bumper to piston