Nissan Juke Service and Repair Manual : Front suspension assembly

Inspection

COMPONENT PART

Check the mounting conditions (looseness, backlash) of each component and component conditions (wear, damage) are normal.

BALL JOINT AXIAL END PLAY

1. Set front wheels in a straight-ahead position.

2. Measure axial end play by prying it up/down with iron bar or equivalent between transverse link and steering knuckle.

Axial end play : Refer to FSU-22, "Ball Joint".

CAUTION:
Never depress brake pedal when measuring.

Never perform with tires on level ground.

Be careful not to damage ball joint boot. Never damage the installation position by applying excessive force.

STRUT ASSEMBLY

Check for oil leakage, damage, and replace if necessary.

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