Removal & Installation
Fig. Rear suspension component identification-Pathfinder
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
Support the vehicle at the frame.
Support the axle with a floor jack.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Stabilizer bar links
Lateral control rod
Use new fasteners for assembly.
Install or connect the following:
Lateral control rod. Tighten the nut to 80-94 ft. lbs. (108-127 Nm).
Stabilizer bar links. Tighten the nuts to 30-35 ft. lbs. (41-47 Nm).