Honda Insight 2000-2006

Upper Ball Joints

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section. Also see the IMA system disabling before proceeding with any procedure.
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  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
     
    Ball joints nuts and cotter pin
     

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  5. Press the ball joint out of the steering arm or suspension arm using Ball Joint Remover 07MAC-SL00200 or equivalent.

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    Fig. Using Special Tool 07MAC-SL00200 to press out the ball joint-Insight

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To install:


NOTE
Use new ball joint nuts and cotter pins.

  1. Press the ball joint into the steering arm or suspension arm.
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  3. Install the ball joint nuts. Tighten the nuts to 47 ft. lbs. (64 Nm).
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  5. Install the front wheel.
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  7. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
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