GM Corsica/Beretta 1988-1996 Repair Guide

Stabilizer Bar

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



1988-90 Vehicles

See Figure 1

  1. Open the hood, then install engine support tool J 28467, as instructed by the manufacturer.
  2.  
  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle, allowing the front lower control arms to hang free.
  4.  
  5. Remove the left front wheel and tire.
  6.  
  7. Disconnect the stabilizer shaft from the control arms.
  8.  
  9. Disconnect the stabilizer shaft from the support assemblies.
  10.  
  11. Loosen the front bolts and remove the bolts from the rear and center of the support assemblies.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of the stabilizer shaft and bushings - 1988-90 vehicles

To install:
  1. When installing the stabilizer, loosely assemble all components while insuring that the stabilizer is centered, side to side.
  2.  
  3. Tighten the stabilizer shaft to stabilizer link nut to 14 ft. lbs. (18 Nm) and the stabilizer clamp nuts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
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  5. The remainder of installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  6.  

1991-96 Vehicles

See Figures 2, 3, 4 and 5

  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle, allowing the front lower control arms to hang free.
  2.  
  3. Remove the front wheel and tire assemblies.
  4.  
  5. Unfasten the nuts attaching the stabilizer shafts to the stabilizer links.
  6.  



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Fig. Fig. 2: Remove the stabilizer link retaining nut and bolt

  1. Remove the stabilizer shaft-to-suspension support clamps.
  2.  
  3. Remove the bolts from the rear and center of the support assemblies, then loosen the front bolts.
  4.  
  5. Remove the stabilizer shaft with the insulators from the vehicle.
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