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Part Details

  • Quantity:   Pair

Specifications:

  • Brand New Rack & Pinion Bellow
  • Comes as a Pair
    • Fits either LH (Driver Side) & RH (Passenger Side)
  • Direct replacement
  • Built to strict quality control standards

Item Condition: New

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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.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:35)
    • Loosen the lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Outer Tie Rod (0:59)
    • Turn the wheels by hand for better access to the tie rod
    • Remove the cotter pin from the outer tie rod with pliers
    • Remove the castle nut from the tie rod with an adjustable wrench
    • Measure the distance from the inner tie rod to the end of the outer tie rod
    • Note that measurement
    • Loosen the nut that connects the outer to the inner tie rod
    • Strike the wheel knuckle with a hammer to loosen the outer tie rod
    • Lift the outer tie rod out of the wheel knuckle
    • Twist off the outer tie rod
  3. step : Removing the Inner Tie Rod (1:59)
    • Twist off the nut that connects the outer to the inner tie rod
    • Pull the small boot clamp off the inner tie rod with pliers
    • Pry off the large boot clamp with a hammer and a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pull off the boot
    • Remove the inner tie rod with a pipe wrench
  4. step : Installing the New Inner Tie Rod (2:46)
    • Twist the new inner tie rod into place
    • Put a wire tie on the large end of the boot
    • Put the boot into place
    • Tighten the wire tie
    • Push on the small boot clamp with pliers
    • Twist on the nut that connects the outer to the inner tie rod
  5. step : Reinstalling the Outer Tie Rod (3:43)
    • Twist your outer tie rod onto the inner tie rod
    • Measure the distance from the inner tie rod to the end of the outer tie rod
    • This should be the same measurement as noted in Step 2
    • Thread the nut that connects the outer to the inner tie rod
    • Push the outer tie rod into the steering knuckle
    • Fasten the castle nut onto the outer tie rod
    • Line up the castle nut with the cotter pin hole
    • Push the cotter pin into place
    • Twist the cotter pin into place with pliers
    • Tighten the nut that connects the outer to the inner tie rod
    • Fill the outer tie rod bearing with bearing grease, using a grease gun
  6. step : Reattaching the Wheel (4:56)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 100 foot-pounds of torque in a crossing or star pattern

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Floor Jack
  • Hammer
  • Jack Stands

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Bearing Grease
  • Wire Ties

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers
  • Pipe Wrench
  • Adjustable Wrench

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Torque Wrench

  • Specialty Tools

  • Grease Gun

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Part #: 1ASFK02492


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