Removal & Installation
Nissan Altima 1999-2006
Nissan Sentra 1997-2006
Fig. Removing stabilizer bar bolts-typical
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Four stabilizer bar mounting nuts from each side
To install, perform the following:
make sure the paint mark and clamp face in their correct directions
Make sure that slit in bushing is facing to the front
Install the four mounting bolts on each side
Install stabilizer bar with ball joint socket properly placed
Check stabilizer for deformation or cracks, replace if necessary
Check rubber bushings for deterioration or cracks, replace if necessary
Check ball joint can rotate in all directions. If movement is not smooth and free, replace stabilizer bar connecting rod
Nissan Sentra 1997-1999
Fig. Removing stabilizer bar mounting and link bolts
Using paint, matchmark the stabilizer bar and clamps.
When removing or installing the stabilizer bar, secure portion "A" with wrenches as shown.
Fig. When removing or installing the stabilizer bar, secure portion "A" with wrenches as shown
Fig. When installing the stabilizer bar, make sure the paint marks align
When installing the links, make sure the ball sockts and links are straight.