33 52 131 - Spring strut shock absorber, replacing < 33 - Rear Axle < BMW 728 - 745i
 
From model '83
REPLACING REAR SPRING
STRUT SHOCK ABSORBER
Always replace a shock absorber with one of
same make.
To know whether a shock absorber has to be
replaced, test absorbers in car with a shock
tester or removed in a shock absorber testing
machine¹).
Both shock absorbers of one axle should be
replaced
Remove and install spring strut assembly
33 52 100.
Important!
Always store shock absorbers standing upright.
Pull off cap (1).


Siehe auch 33 52 000
Siehe auch ¹) See Specifications
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Compress coil spring with Special Tool
31 3 111.
Unscrew nuts (2) and remove joint plate.
Installation:
Tightening torque¹).


Siehe auch ¹) See Specifications
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Release coil spring.
Remove centering shell from coil spring.

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Check rubber mount (4).

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Pull off and inspect rubber damper.

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Installed Order:
Lock nuts (2), washer (3), rubber mount with
gasket (4), cap (5), rubber damper (6) with
cover.

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