REAR LOWER ARM INSTALLATION
CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT
Use the same procedure for the RH and LH sides.
The procedure listed below is for the LH side.
TEMPORARILY INSTALL REAR NO. 2 SUSPENSION ARM ASSEMBLY LH
Temporarily install the rear No. 2 suspension arm to the suspension member with the bolt and nut.
INSTALL REAR UPPER COIL SPRING INSULATOR LH
10 mm or less
Install the rear upper coil spring insulator to the rear coil spring.Note:
Install the rear upper coil insulator so that the distance between the stopper and upper end of the rear coil spring is 10 mm (0.394 in.) or less.
INSTALL REAR LOWER COIL SPRING INSULATOR LH
Install the rear lower coil spring insulator to the rear No. 2 suspension arm.
INSTALL REAR COIL SPRING LH
Install the rear coil spring to the rear No. 2 suspension arm.Note:
Install the rear coil spring so that the identification marks are positioned as shown in the illustration.
Using a jack and wooden block, raise the vehicle gradually to install the rear No. 2 suspension arm to the rear axle carrier. Then temporarily install the bolt.
INSTALL REAR STABILIZER LINK ASSEMBLY LH
TEMPORARILY INSTALL REAR NO. 1 SUSPENSION ARM ASSEMBLY LH
Temporarily install the rear No. 1 suspension arm to the rear axle carrier with a new nut.
Insert the rear suspension toe adjust cam sub-assembly from the rear of the vehicle to install the rear No. 1 suspension arm assembly LH, and then temporarily install the No. 2 camber adjust cam with the nut.
TEMPORARILY INSTALL REAR SHOCK ABSORBER ASSEMBLY LH
TIGHTEN REAR NO. 2 SUSPENSION ARM ASSEMBLY LH
Tighten the 2 bolts and nut of the rear No. 2 suspension arm assembly.
Since a stopper nut is used, tighten the bolt.
TIGHTEN REAR SHOCK ABSORBER ASSEMBLY LH
TIGHTEN REAR NO. 1 SUSPENSION ARM ASSEMBLY LH
Tighten the nut.
Tighten the nut of the rear No. 1 suspension arm.
Align the matchmarks on the rear suspension member and adjust cam.
INSTALL REAR HEIGHT CONTROL SENSOR SUB-ASSEMBLY LH (w/ Automatic Headlight Beam Level Control System)
INSTALL REAR WHEEL
INSPECT AND ADJUST REAR WHEEL ALIGNMENT