Chrysler New yorker Strut install

Ulrich Owner/Technician Austria Posted   Latest   Edited  

We have a new yorker 1994 from another shop the install new front-spring and strut! 

the installation is not ok, but we don t now how to install them correctly.

we have the manuel from this car but there are no markings?

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Jeff Manager
Missouri
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I just looked at the factory install procedure and they want you to make the paint marks on the strut mount and spring for reference, then reinstall with your marks.

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Scott Owner/Technician
Iowa
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Always install quick struts complete units already together best way and safes way .the springs and upper bearings go bad to

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Gary Owner/Technician
Michigan
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I always paint a stripe from top to bottom on them before disassembly and one of the upper strut mount bolts.. If you didn't do that you should be able to line up the old wear marks from the spring cushions and strut mounts, etc..

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Ulrich Owner/Technician
Austria
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Another workshop already had the vehicle and assembled everything wrong! in austria we have so many idiots, every day we have to correct mistakes made by other shops maybe someone have a photo

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Gary Owner/Technician
Michigan
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I looked, no photos, but I found a couple exploded views.

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Robert Owner
Pennsylvania
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The manual is telling you to index the coil spring with both the lower - and upper - spring seats. If the spring is mispositioned, it may make noise or hit the body sheet metal when turning.

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