Jeep Wrangler/YJ 1987-1995 Repair Guide

Stabilizer Bar

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 and 2



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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of front suspension components



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Fig. Fig. 2: Stabilizer bar mounting

  1. Raise and support the front end on jackstands.
  2.  
  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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To install:
  1. Replace any worn or damaged rubber parts.
  2.  
  3. Install the stabilizer bar at the links first, hand-tightening the fasteners.
  4.  
  5. Install the frame brackets, hand-tightening the fasteners.
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  7. Make sure everything is aligned, then tighten the retainers to specification:

    Frame bracket bolts: 30 ft. lbs. (41 Nm)
     
    Link nuts: 45 ft. lbs. (61 Nm)
     

  8.  
  9. Lower the vehicle.
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