Replaces

1998-01 Nissan Altima Steering & Suspension Kit - 1ASFK05775

 

Our steering and suspension components come pre-greased, sealed for long life, and do not require the extra maintenance typically required by greasable versions.

Direct Fit

Application-specific, with no modifications required.

Rigorously Tested

Made from higher quality materials than the competition. Built to have a longer life in any environment or road conditions.

State of the Art Manufacturing

By the same factories that the OEMs use.

Prepackaged for Your Convenience

Carefully assembled to include all of the parts you need, saving time and money.

Part Details

  • Kit Includes: (2) Front Lower Control Arms with Ball Joints
  • Kit Includes: (2) Front Outer Tie Rods
  • Quantity: 6 Piece Set
  • Kit Includes: (2) Front Inner Tie Rods

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

Please Note: Whenever replacing steering components, it is highly recommended to have a professional alignment performed on the vehicle afterwards.  Failure to do so may result in issues with steering and premature tire wear.

  1. step : Diagnose (0:55)
    • Raise and secure your vehicle.
    • Grab your wheel on both sides and wiggle the wheel.
    • If the spindle and wheel are moving, but not the tie rod, the tie rod needs to be replaced.
  2. step : Remove the wheel (1:41)
    • Remove the lug nuts.
    • If you don’t have air tools, lower the vehicle, loosen the lug nuts and raise and secure the vehicle once again.
    • Remove the lug nuts.
    • Take the wheel off and set it aside, preferably under a jack point on the car for added insurance should your jack stand fail.
  3. step : Remove the tie rod (2:08)
    • Use a measuring tape to measure your tie rod to help you make a rough alignment when you install the new tie rod.
    • Remove the cotter pin in the castle nut.
    • Use a 19 mm wrench, loosen the nut between the inner and outer tie rods.
    • Remove the 18 mm castle nut with a socket and ratchet.
    • Use a hammer to loosen up the outer tie rod.
    • Remove the outer tie rod by unscrewing it from the inner tie rod.
  4. step : install the new outer tie rod (2:57)
    • Install the grease fitting onto the outer tie rod
    • Twist your new outer tie rod in place.
    • Insert the end of the outer tie rod into the spindle.
    • Match the tie rod up to your prior measurements using your measuring tape.
    • Tighten up the castle nut with your 18 mm socket and ratchet and install the cotter pin.
    • Tighten up the 19 mm nut with your wrench.
    • Use a grease gun to fill the grease cap.
  5. step : Replace the wheel (4:13)
    • Put the wheel on and put the lug nuts on and hand tighten them.
    • Lower the vehicle and torque the lug nuts in a star pattern to 100 ft lbs.

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Floor Jack
  • Measuring Tape
  • Jack Stands

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Torque Wrench
  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 7mm Socket
  • 18mm Socket
  • 21mm Socket
  • 20mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Grease Gun

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 19mm Wrench

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Vehicle Fit

  • 1998-2001 Nissan Altima Steering & Suspension Kit 6 Piece Set

This part replaces:

  • Hollander 512-58446L
  • Hollander 512-58446R
  • OE # 485204B000
  • OE # 4852050A26
  • OE # 485219
  • OE # 5.45E+05
  • OE # 54500-9E000
  • OE # 54501-9E000
  • Dorman 520-539
  • Dorman 520-540
  • Moog ES2814RL
  • Moog EV401
Part #: 1ASFK05775


Order must be placed by 4pm ET

How-to Video:

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