Maxima 2007

Stabilizer Bar (Sway Bar) & Links

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
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  5. Remove or disconnect the following:
    NOTE
    Prevent the stabilizer connecting rod from turning by inserting a hex wrench into the end of the ball stud, then remove nut.


    NOTE
    Support rear of suspension member, then lower rear of suspension member to gain access to stabilizer bar mounting brackets.



    Undercover
     
    Front wheels
     
    Front exhaust tube
     



    Connecting rod end at the stabilizer bar using power tool
     
    Rear engine mount insulator using power tool
     
    Left-hand and right-hand member pin stays using power tool, then remove the rear suspension member mounting nuts
     



    Remove the two stabilizer bar brackets from the front suspension member using power tool
     
    Front stabilizer bar and bushings as necessary
     

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To install:

  1. To install, reverse removal procedure.
    1. Tighten bracket bolts to 37 ft. lbs. (50 Nm).
    2.  

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  3. Tighten rod end nuts to 66 ft. lbs. (89 nm).
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