Hyundai Cars 2006-2008

Upper Control Arms


Removal & Installation

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  3. Support the lower control arm assembly with a floor jack.
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
    Ball joint nut, loosen only
    Upper arm ball joint from the steering knuckle with Special Tool 09568-34000
    Wheel house panel nuts
    Upper arm assembly
    Upper arm shaft

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    Fig. Exploded view of the upper control arm assembly-Sonata



To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Upper control arm shaft
    Upper control arm assembly and torque the bolts to 73 ft. lbs. (100 Nm)
    Wheel house panel nuts and torque the nuts to 48 ft. lbs. (65 Nm)
    Upper arm ball joint to the steering knuckle and torque the bolts to 33 ft. lbs. (45 Nm)
    Front wheel