Nissan Car 350Z & Maxima 1999-06
Transverse Link (Lower Control Arm)
Removal & Installation
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
Raise and safely support the vehicle.
Remove or disconnect the following:
mounting nut and washer on lower portion of stabilizer connecting rod with power tool
mounting nut between transverse link and shock absorber on lower position
mounting nut between transverse link and front suspension member with power tool
transverse link from steering knuckle
transverse link from vehicle
Check transverse link and bushing for deformation, cracks, or damage. If any non-standard condition is found, replace it.
To install, reverse removal procedure. Refer to illustration in shocks absorbers and coils for torque specifications.
Perform final tightening of front suspension member installation position and shock absorber lower side (rubber bushing) under unladen condition with tires on ground. Check wheel alignment.