Removal

1. REMOVE FRONT WHEEL

Torque: 103 Nm (1,050 kgfcm, 76 ftlbf)

2. DISCONNECT ABS SPEED SENSOR WIRE HARNESS CLAMPS FROM SHOCK ABSORBER

Remove the bolt and disconnect the ABS speed sensor wne harness clamp.

3. DISCONNECT FLEXIBLE HOSE

Remove the bolt and disconnect the flexible hose from the shock absorber bracket.

4. DISCONNECT STABILIZER BAR LINK

Remove the nut and disconnect the stabilizer bar link from the shock absorber.

HINT:

If the bail joint turns together with the nut, use a hexagon (5 mm) wrench to hold the stud.

5. REMOVE SHOCK ABSORBER WITH COIL SPRING

(a) Loosen the 2 nuts on the lower side of shock absorber. Torque: 153 N m (1,560 kgf cm, 113 ft lbf)

HINT:

Do not remove the 2 bolts.

(b) Remove the 3 nuts on the upper side of the shock absorber.

(c) Remove the 2 nuts and bolts on the lower side of shock absorber.

HINT:

At the time of installation, coat the nut's thread with engine oil.

(d) Remove the shock absorber with coil spring.

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