FRONT LOWER BALL JOINT(for AWD) INSTALLATION

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedures for the RH side and LH side.

  • The procedures listed below are for the LH side.

  • A bolt without a torque specification is shown in the standard bolt chart Click here.

PROCEDURE


  1. INSTALL FRONT LOWER BALL JOINT ASSEMBLY LH

    A001BMQ

    1. Install the front lower ball joint LH to the front suspension lower arm with the nut.

      Torque:
      145 N*m  { 1479 kgf*cm, 107 ft.*lbf }

      Note

      If it is necessary to align the holes for the clips after installing the nuts, the nuts can be tightened up to 60° more.

    2. Install a new clip.

  2. INSTALL STEERING KNUCKLE SUB-ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  3. CONNECT FRONT NO. 1 SUSPENSION UPPER ARM ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  4. CONNECT FRONT NO. 2 SUSPENSION UPPER ARM ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  5. CONNECT TIE ROD ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  6. INSTALL FRONT SPEED SENSOR LH

    Click here

  7. CONNECT SKID CONTROL SENSOR WIRE

    Click here

  8. CONNECT FRONT NO. 2 SUSPENSION LOWER ARM LH

    A001E7H

    1. Connect the front suspension lower arm LH to the front lower ball joint with the nut.

      Torque:
      145 N*m  { 1479 kgf*cm, 107 ft.*lbf }

      Note

      If it is necessary to align the holes for the clips after installing the nuts, the nuts can be tightened up to 60° more.

    2. Install a new clip.

  9. CONNECT FRONT HEIGHT CONTROL SENSOR SUB-ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  10. INSTALL FRONT DISC BRAKE DUST COVER LH

    Click here

  11. INSTALL FRONT DISC

    Click here

  12. INSTALL FRONT DISC BRAKE CALIPER ASSEMBLY LH

    Click here

  13. INSTALL FRONT AXLE SHAFT NUT LH

    Click here

  14. INSTALL FRONT WHEEL

    Torque:
    140 N*m  { 1428 kgf*cm, 103 ft.*lbf }
  15. INSPECT AND ADJUST FRONT WHEEL ALIGNMENT


    1. Inspect and adjust the front wheel alignment Click here.

  16. CHECK SUSPENSION CONTROL SYSTEM


    1. Check the suspension control system Click here.

  17. ADJUST HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLY


    1. Adjust the headlight assembly Click here.

  18. ADJUST OBJECT RECOGNITION CAMERA


    1. Adjust the object recognition camera Click here.