Solstice 2006-2008, Sky 2007-2008

Toe Link

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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.
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  5. Remove the tire and wheel.
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  7. Remove the toe link retaining nut.
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  9. Use the appropriate tool to remove the toe link ball joint from the rear knuckle.
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  11. Clean off threads and apply a small amount of penetrating oil to the thread of the link and allow to sit for a very minutes. This will aid in the removal of the nut and not damage the threads.
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  13. Remove the toe link-to-frame nut.
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  15. Remove the toe link.

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    Fig. Toe link mounting

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To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of removal procedure.
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  3. Please take note of the following tightening specifications:

    Toe link retaining nut: 74 ft. lbs. (100 Nm).
     
    Toe link to frame nut: 44 ft. lbs. (60 Nm).
     

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  5. Adjust the rear toe.
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