Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.6 16V, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 2.0 16V, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 2.0 HDI 90, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 2.0 HDI 110, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.4 16V, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.6 HDI 110, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 2.0 16V, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.4, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.6 HDI 90, PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 1.6 BioFlex View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front control arm on PEUGEOT 307 (3H) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for 307 SW (3H) and other PEUGEOT models
Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Drive socket # 36
Torx bit T50
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Crow bar
Ball joint puller
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. AUTODOC recommends:
  • 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 – Peugeot 307 SW. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Step 3
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    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  5. Step 5
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    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
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    Clean the CV axle nut cotter pin. Use a wire brush.
  7. Step 7
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    Remove the CV axle nut cotter pin. Use a pin punch.
  8. Step 8
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    Clean the fastener of the driveshaft. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  9. Step 9
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    Loosen the fastener of the driveshaft. Use a drive socket #36. Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. Step 10
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    Clean all joints of the arm. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  11. Step 11
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    Unscrew the fastener connecting the ball joint to the suspension control arm. Use a drive socket #21. Use a tap wrench.
  12. Step 12
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    Disconnect the spherical joint from the arm. Use a ball joint puller.
  13. Step 13
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    Prop up the steering knuckle. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  14. Step 14
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    Disconnect the spherical joint from the arm. Use a crowbar.
  15. Step 15
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    Remove the support from under the steering knuckle.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. Lower the transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging components and mechanisms.
  16. Step 16
    How to change Control Arm on Peugeot 307 SW 2002 - free PDF and video manuals
    Detach the driveshaft from the steering knuckle.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Make sure that the drive shaft is not unloaded (when the car is jacked).
  17. Step 17
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    Unscrew the front arm fastener. Use Torx T50. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  18. Step 18
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    Remove the front fastener of the control arm. Use a pin punch. Use a hammer.
  19. Step 19
    Changing Control Arm on PEUGEOT 307 SW (3H) 2.0 16V 2005 by yourself
    Unscrew the rear fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe. Use Torx T50. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  20. Step 20
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    Remove the rear fastener of the control arm.
  21. Step 21
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    Remove the arm. Use a crowbar.
  22. Step 22
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    Clean the mounting seats and the thread of the suspension arm. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  23. Step 23
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    Install a new arm.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Peugeot 307 SW. Professionals recommend:
    During the installation process, use only new bolts and nuts.Do not damage the ball joint cover.
  24. Step 24
    Changing of Control Arm on Peugeot 307 SW 2002 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Install the control arm fasteners.
  25. Step 25
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    Screw the front arm fastener. Use Torx T50. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  26. Step 26
    Replacing Control Arm on Peugeot 307 SW 2004 1.6 HDI 110 by yourself
    Screw the rear arm fastener. Use Torx T50. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  27. Step 27
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    Tighten the front fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe. Use a drive socket #21. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 111 Nm torque.
  28. Step 28
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    Tighten the rear fastener connecting the arm to the body subframe. Use a drive socket #21. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 111 Nm torque.
  29. Step 29
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    Clean the splines of the drive shaft CV joint. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  30. Step 30
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    Install the drive shaft.
  31. Step 31
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    Unscrew the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle. Use a combination spanner #18. Use a drive socket #18. Use a ratchet wrench.
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