tC 2007

Coil Springs

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Remove the strut from the vehicle and install a Spring Compressor Tool.
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  5. Compress the coil spring so that the end of the spring comes away from the spring seat.
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  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Upper mounting nut
     
    Shock cushion washer
     
    Suspension support
     
    Front spring bracket
     
    Spring bumper
     
    Upper spring insulator
     
    Coil spring
     

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To install:

  1. Compress the coil spring with Spring Compress tool.
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  3. Install the coil spring on the strut assembly.
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  5. Install or connect the following:

    Spring bumper
     
    Suspension support
     
    Upper spring insulator
     
    Shock cushion washer
     
    Upper mounting nut. Tighten to 41 ft. lbs. (56 Nm)
     

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