Volkswagen Air-Cooled 1970-1981 Repair Guide

Upper Control Arm

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Jack up the vehicle and remove the front wheel.
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  3. Place a jack under the lower control arm and raise it to put a slight load on the coil spring.
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  5. Free the upper ball joint from the steering knuckle.
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  7. Remove the upper control arm-to-frame mounting bolt and remove the control arm.
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  9. Reverse the procedure to install. Check and adjust the wheel alignment.
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