Remove the rear suspension shock absorber to replace the rear suspension parts and the shock absorber itself
We prepare the car and install it on a lift or a viewing ditch
We loosen the rear wheel nuts on the side of the work being performed.
Raise the rear of the car and remove the wheel
Unscrew the fastening nuts (A) of the shock absorber assembly from the body
Unscrew the mounting nut (B) of the shock absorber assembly from the steering knuckle, then remove the shock absorber assembly (A)
Checking the technical condition
Check the technical condition of the rubber parts of the shock absorber. If defects or damage are found, we will replace the parts.
We move the shock absorber rod up and down several times and make sure that there are no extraneous sounds during the movement.
If defects are found, we replace the shock absorber assembly
Installing the shock absorber
We screw in the bolt (A) of the shock absorber to the body. Tightening torque 44.1-53.9 Nm
We screw the nut (B) of the shock absorber to the steering knuckle. Tightening torque 137.3-156.9 Nm
Mount the wheel on the hub. Tightening torque 88.3-107.9 Nm