Toyota 4Runner 2001-06

Shock Absorbers

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Removal & Installation





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Fig. Front shock absorber and related parts-2001-02

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front wheel
     
    Shock from the lower control arm
     
    3 upper nuts
     
    Shock absorber
     

  4.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Shock absorber. Tighten the 3 nuts to 47 ft. lbs. (64 Nm).
     
    Lower shock-to-lower control arm. Tighten the bolt to 101 ft. lbs. (135 Nm).
     
    Wheels
     

  2.  
  3. Check the vehicle alignment.
  4.  

Please refer to the procedure under -Coil Spring- in this section.

 
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