|1.||Raise the front of the vehicle, and make sure it is securely supported. Remove the front wheels.|
|2.||Remove the self-locking nut (A) and flange nut (B) while holding the respective joint pin (C) with a hex wrench (D), and remove the stabilizer link (E).|
|3.||Install the stabilizer link (A) on the stabilizer bar (B) and damper bracket (C) with the joint pins set at the center of each moving range.|
|4.||Install the new self-locking nut (D) and flange nut (E), and lightly tighten them.|
NOTE: Use a new self-locking nut on reassembly.
|5.||Place the floor jack under the lower arm, and raise the suspension to load it with the vehicle's weight.|
|6.||Tighten the new self-locking nut (A) and flange nut (B) to the specified torque values while holding the respective joint pins (C) with a hex wrench (D).|
|7.||After 5 minutes of driving, re-tighten the self-locking nut again to the specified torque.|