S10 Pickup, Sonoma 2000-2004

Stabilizer Bar (Sway Bar) & Links

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Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the tire and wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the steering linkage shield, if equipped.
  6.  
  7. Remove the to the stabilizer shaft link retaining nut.
  8.  
  9. Remove the grommets and retainers from the stabilizer shaft link bolt.
  10.  
  11. Remove the stabilizer shaft bracket mounting bolts.
  12.  
  13. Remove the stabilizer shaft brackets.
  14.  
  15. Remove the stabilizer shaft.
  16.  
  17. Remove stabilizer shaft insulators from stabilizer shaft.
  18.  

To install:

  1. Install the stabilizer shaft insulators to the stabilizer shaft with the slits facing the front of the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Install the stabilizer shaft.
  4.  
  5. Install the stabilizer shaft brackets over the stabilizer shaft insulators.
  6.  
  7. Install the stabilizer shaft bracket mounting bolts and tighten to 26 ft. lbs. (36 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the grommets and retainers from the stabilizer shaft link bolt.
  10.  
  11. Install the stabilizer shaft links and tighten to 13 ft. lbs. (18 Nm).
  12.  
  13. Install the wheel and tire.
  14.  
  15. Install the steering linkage shield, if equipped.
  16.  
  17. Lower the vehicle.
  18.  

  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the tire and wheel.
  4.  
  5. Remove the steering linkage shield, if equipped.
  6.  
  7. Remove the to the stabilizer shaft link retaining nut.
  8.  
  9. Remove the grommets and retainers from the stabilizer shaft link bolt.
  10.  
  11. Remove the stabilizer shaft bracket mounting bolts.
  12.  
  13. Remove the stabilizer shaft brackets.
  14.  
  15. Remove the stabilizer shaft.
  16.  
  17. Remove stabilizer shaft insulators from stabilizer shaft.
  18.  

To install:

  1. Install the stabilizer shaft insulators to the stabilizer shaft with the slits facing the front of the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Install the stabilizer shaft.
  4.  
  5. Install the stabilizer shaft brackets over the stabilizer shaft insulators.
  6.  
  7. Install the stabilizer shaft bracket mounting bolts and tighten to 48 ft. lbs. (65 Nm).
  8.  
  9. Install the grommets and retainers from the stabilizer shaft link bolt.
  10.  
  11. Install the stabilizer shaft links and tighten to 13 ft. lbs. (18 Nm).
  12.  
  13. Install the wheel and tire.
  14.  
  15. Install the steering linkage shield, if equipped.
  16.  
  17. Lower the vehicle.
  18.  

 
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