11.3.3. Removal, check and installation of back shock-absorbers

Design of the top support of the shock-absorber

Location of the lower support of the back shock-absorber


  1. Release a nut (1), then remove a plate (2) with the rubber plug (3) and release the shock-absorber from the top basic arm (4).
  2. Remove from the shock-absorber the holder (5 and 8), the rubber bearing (6) and the remote plug (7).
  3. Release a nut, take a bolt (shooter) and remove the shock-absorber from the lower support.
  4. Estimate a condition of rubber components, replace the failed elements.
  5. Examine the shock-absorber on existence of traces of leaks through cuffs of a working rod, in case of need prepare replaceable assemblies.
  6. Installation is made upside-down. Track that fixture was tightened with the required effort.