Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2.2 Di 4x4

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #22
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 22
Wheel impact socket #21
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hammer
Nippers
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
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Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. Take the following steps:
  1. How to change Control Arm on Nissan X Trail t30 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. How to replace NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2.2 dCi 4x4 2002 Control Arm - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #21.
  3. Nissan X Trail t30 2.2 Di 4x4 2003 Control Arm replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  4. Changing Control Arm on NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2.0 4x4 2004 by yourself
    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 6
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 7
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a drive socket #19.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 8
    Remove the stabilizer rod.Use a crowbar.
    Step 9
    Clean the fastener that connects the ball joint to the steering knuckle.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 10
    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle.Use a combination spanner #22.
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    Step 11
    Disconnect the lower arm from the steering knuckle.Use a crowbar. Use a hammer.
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    Step 12
    Clean all joints of the arm.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 13
    Unscrew the front arm fastener. Use a combination spanner #22.Use a drive socket #22.Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. NISSAN X-TRAIL 2.2 dCi 4x4 Control Arm replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 14
    Remove the front fastener of the control arm.
    Step 15
    Unscrew the rear fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe.Use a drive socket #19.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 16
    Remove the rear fastener of the control arm.Use a hammer.
    Step 17
    Remove the arm.
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    Step 18
    Install a new arm.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. AUTODOC recommends:
    During the installation process, use only new bolts and nuts.Do not damage the ball joint cover.
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    Step 19
    Install the front fastener of the arm.Install the rear fastener of the arm.
    Step 20
    Tighten the rear fastener of the control arm.Use a drive socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 80 nm torque.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Nissan X Trail t30 2001 2.2 dCi Control Arm
    Step 21
    Screw the front arm fastener. Use a combination spanner #22.Use a drive socket #22.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 22
    Connect the lower arm to the steering knuckle.
    Step 23
    Tighten the ball joint fastener. Use a combination spanner #22.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 60 nm torque.
  16. How to change Control Arm on Nissan X Trail t30 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 24
    Install the cotter pin.Use nippers.
  17. How to replace NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2.2 dCi 4x4 2002 Control Arm - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 25
    Support the arm. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  18. Nissan X Trail t30 2.2 Di 4x4 2003 Control Arm replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 26
    Tighten the front fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe. Use a combination spanner #22.Use a drive socket #22.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 85 nm torque.
  19. Changing Control Arm on NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2.0 4x4 2004 by yourself
    Step 27
    Remove the support from under the arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. Lower the transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging components and mechanisms.
  20. How to remove NISSAN X-TRAIL 2.2 dCi 2005 Control Arm - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 28
    Ιnstall the transverse stabilizer link.Use a crowbar.
    Step 29
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a drive socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 50 Nm torque.
  21. How to replace Control Arm on NISSAN X-TRAIL (T30) 2006: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 30
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Control Arm replacement on Nissan X Trail t30 2.2 DCi FWD 2007 - download illustrated guide
    Step 31
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 32
    Install the wheel.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Nissan X Trail T30. Tip from AUTODOC:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  24. Changing of Control Arm on Nissan X Trail t30 2009 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 33
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #21.
  25. NISSAN X-TRAIL 2.2 dCi 4x4 Control Arm replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 34
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #21.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 nm torque.
    Step 35
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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