Honda Accord/Civic/Prelude 1973-1983 Repair Guide
Shock Absorbers-2WD Station Wagon
REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
It is not necessary to raise the vehicle or remove the wheels unless you require working clearance. Unbolt the upper mounting nut and lower bolt and remove the shock absorber. Note the position of the washers and lock washers upon removal.
To install, reverse the removal procedures. Be sure the washers and lock washers are installed correctly. Torque the upper mount to 44 ft. lbs. and the lower mount to 33 ft. lbs.