Jeep CJ 1945-1970 Repair Information

Front Stabilizer Bar

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of stabilizer bar mounting on all models

  1. Raise and safely support the front end on jackstands.
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  3. Unbolt the stabilizer bar from the vertical links.
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  5. Unbolt the stabilizer bar from the frame brackets.
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  7. Replace any worn or damaged rubber parts.
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To install:
  1. Install the stabilizer bar at the links first, hand-tightening the fasteners.
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  3. Install the frame brackets, hand-tightening the fasteners.
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  5. Make sure everything is aligned and tighten the frame bracket bolts to 35 ft. lbs. (48 Nm).
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  7. Tighten the link nuts to 55 ft. lbs. (75 Nm) on CJ-5 and CJ-6 models.
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