Durango, 2001-2005

Watts Link & Bell Crank

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Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
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  3. Remove the upper nut and bolt to the Watts link at the frame.
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  5. Remove the lower nut to the Watts link at the bell crank and remove the Watts link.
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  7. Remove the bell crank bolt from the differential cover and remove the bell crank.

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    Fig. Details of Watts link and bell crank

    Details of Watts link and bell crank
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To install:

  1. Install the bell crank and bolt to the differential cover and tighten 185 ft. lbs (251 Nm).
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  3. Install the Watts link in position at the frame.
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  5. Install the Watts link nut and bolt at the frame and tighten 125 ft. lbs (169 Nm).
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  7. Install the Watts link nuts to the bell crank and tighten 80 ft. lbs (108 Nm).
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  9. Lower the vehicle.
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