Nissan Sentra/Pulsar/NX 1982-1996 Repair Guide

Coil Springs

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



1982-86 Vehicles

See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of left side rear suspension components-1982-86 vehicles

  1. Raise and safely support the rear of the vehicle with jackstands, then remove the wheel.
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  3. Support the lower end of the rear arm with a jackstand.
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  5. Remove the lower end bolt from the shock absorber.
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  7. Slowly, lower the jack and remove the coil spring.
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  9. To install, reverse the removal procedures. Tighten the shock absorber's lower bolt to 51-65 ft. lbs. (69-88 Nm).
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