Toyota 4 Runner/Hilux/Surf

1987-1998 of release

Repair and car operation

Toyota 4Раннер
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Systems of heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Transmission elements
+ 8. Brake system
- 9. Suspension bracket and steering
   9.1. Specifications
   9.2. Springs and shock-absorbers (racks) of a forward suspension bracket
   9.3. Stabilizer of a forward suspension bracket
   9.4. Rotary fist
   9.5. Forward nave and bearing
   9.6. Spherical support
   9.7. Top lever
   9.8. Bottom lever
   9.9. Back shock-absorbers
   9.10. Back stabilizer of cross-section stability
   9.11. Cross-section bar of the back bridge
   9.12. Back springs
   9.13. Longitudinal bars of the back bridge
   9.14. Steering wheel
   9.15. Tip of steering drafts
   9.16. Cover of the steering mechanism
   9.17. Steering mechanism
   9.18. Pump of the hydraulic booster
   9.19. Power steering
   9.20. Corners of installation of forward wheels
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Electroschemes

9.2. Springs and shock-absorbers (racks) of a forward suspension bracket


Details of a rack of a forward suspension bracket

1, 4. Plate

2, 5. Pillow

3. Top cup of a suspension bracket

6. Spring

7. Shock-absorber

8. Plug


Keep in mind that procedure of removal of springs the extremely dangerous. For compression of springs use the regular checked adaptation.

At replacement of springs or shock-absorbers separately consider that cost of separate details is only not much lower than racks assembled.

1. Lift a front of the car and remove forward wheels.
2. Unscrew a nut (it is specified by an arrow) and a bolt of fastening are resistant to the bottom lever.
3. Unscrew three nuts of fastening of a rack to a frame arm (are specified by shooters).


The central nut not to turn on.

4. Remove a rack.
5. Check a condition of shock-absorbers, existence of dents, cracks and leak traces.
6. Check a condition of rounds of springs and durability of basic cups.
7. At detection of damages shock-absorbers and springs replace.
8. A new rack establish upside-down.
9. Clamp the lower part of a rack in a vice through laying.
10. Compress a spring by means of the adaptation so that to release the top plate.
11. Turn out a rod nut, a key holding a rod from a provorachivaniye.
12. Remove a plate, a pillow and the top cup.
13. Remove the compressed spring and put in a safe place.
14. Remove the bottom plate and a pillow.
15. Check a condition of pillows and the plates, the damaged details with cracks and deformations replace.
16. Assembly and installation are carried out upside-down.