FSU-1
FRONT SUSPENSION
E SUSPENSION
CONTENTS
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SECTION
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FSU
Revision: 2006 July 2007 Murano
FRONT SUSPENSION
PRECAUTIONS .......................................................... 2
Caution ..................................................................... 2
PREPARATION ........................................................... 3
Special Service Tools ............................................... 3
Commercial Service Tools ........................................ 3
NOISE, VIBRATION AND HARSHNESS (NVH)
TROUBLESHOOTING ................................................ 4
NVH Troubleshooting Chart ..................................... 4
FRONT SUSPENSION ASSEMBLY ........................... 5
On-Vehicle Inspection .............................................. 5
INSPECTION OF TRANSVERSE LINK END
PLAY ..................................................................... 5
STRUT INSPECTION ........................................... 5
Wheel Alignment Inspection ..................................... 5
DESCRIPTION ...................................................... 5
PRELIMINARY CHECK ........................................ 5
GENERAL INFORMATION AND RECOMMEN-
DATIONS .............................................................. 5
THE ALIGNMENT PROCESS .............................. 6
INSPECTION OF CAMBER, CASTER AND
KINGPIN INCLINATION ANGLES ........................ 6
Components ............................................................. 7
Removal and Installation .......................................... 8
COIL SPRING AND STRUT ....................................... 9
Removal and Installation .......................................... 9
REMOVAL .............................................................9
INSTALLATION .....................................................9
Disassembly and Assembly ......................................9
DISASSEMBLY .....................................................9
INSPECTION AFTER DISASSEMBLY ................ 10
ASSEMBLY .........................................................10
TRANSVERSE LINK .................................................12
Removal and Installation ........................................12
REMOVAL ...........................................................12
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL .......................12
INSTALLATION ...................................................12
STABILIZER BAR .....................................................14
Removal and Installation ........................................14
REMOVAL ...........................................................14
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL .......................14
INSTALLATION ...................................................14
FRONT SUSPENSION MEMBER .............................15
Removal and Installation ........................................15
REMOVAL ...........................................................15
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL .......................15
INSTALLATION ...................................................15
SERVICE DATA AND SPECIFICATIONS (SDS) ......16
Wheel Alignment (Unladen*) .................................. 16
Ball Joint .................................................................16
Wheelarch Height (Unladen*) .................................16