Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
- Raise and support the vehicle safely.
- Remove the tire and wheels.
- Remove the front under cover.
- Remove the front crossmember support plate.
- Remove the stabilizer bar link.
- Remove the stabilizer bar bracket bolts and bushings.
- Remove the stabilizer bar from the vehicle.
- Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
- Be sure to use new self locking nuts, as required.
- Install the rubber bushing, so that the paint mark on the stabilizer bar is on the left side of the vehicle.
- Install the stabilizer bushing (front crossmember side), while aligning it with the paint mark on the stabilizer bar.
- Tighten the stabilizer link bolts to 44 ft. lbs. (60 Nm). Tighten the stabilizer bar clamp to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
- Always fully tighten the rubber bushings when the wheels are in full contact with the ground and the vehicle is at curb height.