Removal Of Front Axle

1. REMOVE BRAKE CALIPER AND ROTOR DISC

(a) Remove the brake caliper from the steering knuckle and suspend it with wire.

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Celica Disc Rotor

(b) Remove the rotor disc.

HINT: Before removing the rotor disc, place the matchmarks on the axle hub and rotor disc.

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2. CHECK BEARING PLAY IN AXIAL DIRECTION

If the bearing play is greater than the maximum, replace the bearing.

REMOVE SPEED SENSOR

Remove the bolt and pull out the speed sensor.

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4. LOOSEN BOLTS AND NUTS OF SHOCK ABSORBER LOWER BRACKET

Loosen the bolts and nuts, and remove the nuts.

HINT: Leave the bolts not to drop the steering knuckle assembly.

5. DISCONNECT LOWER BALL JOINT AND TIE ROD END

(a) Loosen the two ball joint set bolts.

(b) Remove the cotter pin and nut from the tie rod end.

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(c) Using SST, disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle.

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(d) Remove the two bolts and ball joint from the steering knuckle.

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6. REMOVE STEERING KNUCKLE WITH AXLE HUB

Remove the two upper axle hub bolts and remove the steering knuckle.

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  • April
    Is the steering hub on front or back of mr2 mk2?
    9 years ago
  • Silvio
    How to change front upper bearings mr2 front?
    8 years ago

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