GM Storm/Spectrum 1985-1993 Repair Guide

Steering Linkage

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



Tie Rod Ends
  1. Raise and safely support the vehicle. Remove the tire and wheel assemblies.
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  3. Remove the castle nut from the ball joint. Using a ball joint removal tool, separate the tie rod from the steering knuckle.
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  5. Disconnect the retaining wire from the inner boot and pull back the boot.
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  7. Using a chisel, straighten the staked part of the locking washer between the tie rod and the rack.
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  9. Remove the tie rod from the rack.
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  11. Reverse procedure to install.
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