Nissan 240SX/Altima 1993-1998 Repair Guide

Sway (Stabilizer) Bar

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2 and 3



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Fig. Fig. 1: Position the stabilizer bar and bushing as illustrated when installing



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Fig. Fig. 2: The front sway bar link connects the sway bar to the transverse link



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Fig. Fig. 3: The front sway bar is attached between the chassis (right arrow) and the transverse link (left arrow)

  1. Raise and support the vehicle safely.
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  3. Disconnect the sway bar links from the sway bar.
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  5. Remove the sway bar brackets.
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  7. Remove the sway bar.
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To install:
  1. Install the sway bar.
  2.  
  3. Install the sway bar brackets and tighten the bolts to 30-36 ft. lbs. (40-49 Nm).
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  5. Lower the vehicle.
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  7. With the vehicle at ride height, connect the sway bar links and tighten the nuts to 12-16 ft. lbs. (16-22 Nm).
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