Mazda Protege 1999-2003
Mazda Protege5 2002-2003
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Negative battery cable
Press the tie rod out from the knuckle arm.
Transverse member, if necessary on some models to facilitate removal
Support the engine assembly with a suitable engine support assembly.
Engine mount member
Install or connect the following:
Steering gear to the vehicle. Torque the nuts/bolts 55-77 ft. lbs. (75-104 Nm).
- Check and/or adjust the front end alignment.