Lexus LX470 2002-06

Upper Control Arms

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Bushing Replacement



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the control arm from the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Remove the control arm bushings with a hydraulic press.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Lubricate the control arm bushings with liquid soap.
  2.  
  3. Press the bushings into the control arm until the bushing flange contacts the housing edge of the control arm.
  4.  
  5. Install the control arm to the vehicle.
  6.  
  7. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
  8.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the control arm from the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Remove the control arm bushings with a hydraulic press.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Lubricate the control arm bushings with liquid soap.
  2.  
  3. Press the bushings into the control arm until the bushing flange contacts the housing edge of the control arm.
  4.  
  5. Install the control arm to the vehicle.
  6.  
  7. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
  8.  

Removal & Installation





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Fig. Exploded view of the upper control arm and related components-LX470

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
     
    Inner fender liner
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness
     
    Upper ball joint
     
    Adjustment cam bolts
     
    Upper control arm
     

  4.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Upper control arm. Tighten the adjustment cam bolts to 72 ft. lbs. (98 Nm).
     
    Upper ball joint. Tighten the nut to 81 ft. lbs. (110 Nm).
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness. Tighten the bolts to 10 ft. lbs. (13 Nm).
     
    Inner fender liner
     
    Front wheel
     

  2.  
  3. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
  4.  



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Exploded view of the upper control arm and related components-LX470

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
     
    Inner fender liner
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness
     
    Upper ball joint
     
    Adjustment cam bolts
     
    Upper control arm
     

  4.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Upper control arm. Tighten the adjustment cam bolts to 72 ft. lbs. (98 Nm).
     
    Upper ball joint. Tighten the nut to 81 ft. lbs. (110 Nm).
     
    Wheel speed sensor harness. Tighten the bolts to 10 ft. lbs. (13 Nm).
     
    Inner fender liner
     
    Front wheel
     

  2.  
  3. Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
  4.  

 
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