Renault Koleos Service Repair Manual: Lower trailing link: Removal - Refitting

Renault Koleos Service Repair Manual / Chassis / Rear axle components / Lower trailing link: Removal - Refitting

Rear axle components

REMOVAL

I - REMOVAL PREPARATION OPERATION

  • Position the vehicle on a two-post lift (see Vehicle: Towing and lifting) (02A, Lifting equipment).
  • Remove the rear wheels (see 35A, Wheels and tyres, Wheel: Removal - Refitting, page 35A-1) .

DISCHARGE LAMPS

  • Remove the headlight beam adjustment rear sensor (see Headlight beam adjustment rear sensor: Removal - Refitting) (80C, Xenon bulbs).

II - OPERATION FOR REMOVAL OF PART CONCERNED

Rear axle components

  • Loosen:
    • the lower trailing link bolt and nut on the rear axle subframe (1) ,
    • the lower trailing link bolt and nut (2) on the rear stub axle carrier,
    • the rear anti-roll bar tie-rod upper bolt and nut (3) of the rear anti-roll bar on both sides,
    • the lower bolt and nut (4) of the rear anti-roll bar tie rod.

Rear axle components

  • Position the trolley jack with a shim under the lower seat of the spring.

Rear axle components

  • Remove:
    • the lower bolt and nut (4) of the rear anti-roll bar tie rod,
    • the lower trailing link bolt and nut (2) of the rear stub axle carrier,
    • the lower trailing link bolt and nut (1) of the rear axle subframe,
    • the lower trailing link (5) .

      (This operation requires two technicians).

REFITTING

I - REFITTING PREPARATION OPERATION

  • Always replace:
    • the lower trailing link nuts,
    • the rear anti-roll bar tie rod lower nut.

II - REFITTING OPERATION FOR PART CONCERNED

  • Fit the trolley jack with a shim under the lower seat of the spring;
  • Refit:
    • the lower trailing link (5) ,
    • the new lower trailing link bolt and nut (1) on to the rear axle subframe,
    • the new lower trailing link bolt and nut (2) on to the rear stub axle carrier,
    • the new lower bolt and nut (4) of the rear anti-roll bar tie rod.
  • Lower the trolley jack.
  • Torque tighten:
    • the nut of the lower trailing link on the rear axle subframe (130N.m),
    • the lower trailing link bolt on the rear stub axle carrier (150 N.m),
    • the lower nut of the anti-roll bar tie rod110 (N.m).
    • the upper nut of the anti-roll bar tie rod110 (N.m).

III - FINAL OPERATION.

DISCHARGE LAMPS

  • Refit the headlight beam adjustment rear sensor (see Headlight beam adjustment rear sensor: Removal - Refitting) (80C, Xenon bulbs).

 

  • Refit the rear wheels (see 35A, Wheels and tyres, Wheel: Removal - Refitting, page 35A-1) .

DISCHARGE LAMPS

  • Adjust:
    • the headlight wiring (see Headlight: Adjustment) (80 B, Headlights)
    • the headlight beam adjustment rear sensor Fault finding - Programming (80C, Xenon bulbs).

 

  • Adjust:
    • the alignment (see 30A, General information, Rear axle system: Adjustment, page 30A-13) ,
    • the neutral position of the steering wheel angle sensor Fault Finding- Programming (80B, Headlights).
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