Mazda Car 2002-04

Coil Springs

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Support the lower control arm with a floor jack.
  4.  
  5. Remove the rear stabilizer bar bolt from the lower link side.
  6.  
  7. Loosen the inner bolt of the rear lower control arm.
  8.  
  9. Remove the outer bolts of the rear lower control arm.
  10.  
  11. Lower the control arm and remove the coil spring, upper spring seat rubber, lower spring seat, bound stopper from the spring side and the body side.
  12.  

To install:

  1. Install the bound stopper to the body and spring sides.
  2.  
  3. Install the lower spring seat and upper seat rubber.
  4.  
  5. Install the coil spring with the small outer diameter side faces downwards and raise the lower control arm using the jack.
  6.  
  7. Install the lower arm outer and inner bolts and tighten the outer bolt first then the inner bolt to 63-86 ft. lbs. (86-116 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the rear stabilizer link bolt and tighten to 31-44 ft. lbs. (43-60 Nm).
  10.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Support the lower control arm with a floor jack.
  4.  
  5. Remove the rear stabilizer bar bolt from the lower link side.
  6.  
  7. Loosen the inner bolt of the rear lower control arm.
  8.  
  9. Remove the outer bolts of the rear lower control arm.
  10.  
  11. Lower the control arm and remove the coil spring, upper spring seat rubber, lower spring seat, bound stopper from the spring side and the body side.
  12.  

To install:

  1. Install the bound stopper to the body and spring sides.
  2.  
  3. Install the lower spring seat and upper seat rubber.
  4.  
  5. Install the coil spring with the small outer diameter side faces downwards and raise the lower control arm using the jack.
  6.  
  7. Install the lower arm outer and inner bolts and tighten the outer bolt first then the inner bolt to 63-86 ft. lbs. (86-116 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the rear stabilizer link bolt and tighten to 31-44 ft. lbs. (43-60 Nm).
  10.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Support the lower control arm with a floor jack.
  4.  
  5. Remove the rear stabilizer bar bolt from the lower link side.
  6.  
  7. Loosen the inner bolt of the rear lower control arm.
  8.  
  9. Remove the outer bolts of the rear lower control arm.
  10.  
  11. Lower the control arm and remove the coil spring, upper spring seat rubber, lower spring seat, bound stopper from the spring side and the body side.
  12.  

To install:

  1. Install the bound stopper to the body and spring sides.
  2.  
  3. Install the lower spring seat and upper seat rubber.
  4.  
  5. Install the coil spring with the small outer diameter side faces downwards and raise the lower control arm using the jack.
  6.  
  7. Install the lower arm outer and inner bolts and tighten the outer bolt first then the inner bolt to 63-86 ft. lbs. (86-116 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the rear stabilizer link bolt and tighten to 31-44 ft. lbs. (43-60 Nm).
  10.  

 
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