Nissan Murano 2003-05

Coil Springs

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Raise and support the vehicle safely. Remove the tire and wheel assembly.
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  5. Set jack under rear lower link.
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  7. Loosen bolt and nut between rear lower link and suspension member, and then remove bolt and nut between rear axle and rear lower link.
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  9. Slowly lower jack, then remove upper seat, coil spring and rubber seat from rear lower link.
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  11. Remove bolt and nut between rear suspension member and rear lower link.
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To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
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  3. Be sure to replace all non reusable components with new ones.
    NOTE
    Perform final tightening of the rear suspension member and axle installation position (rubber bushing) under unladen conditions with tires on level ground.


    NOTE
    Insert bracket tabs (3) and the inside protrusion on upper seat into each other beforehand as shown in the illustration. Match up rubber seat indentions and rear lower link grooves and attach.



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    Fig. Rear coil spring rubber seat alignment

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