Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.0 (SCP10_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.5 (NCP13_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.4 D-4D (NLP10_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (SCP12_, SCP13_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.0 (SCP10_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.5 (NCP13_), TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.5 (NCP13_) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Toyota Yaris P1. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #10
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #17
Combination spanner #19
Drive socket # 17
Wheel impact socket #21
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Ball joint puller
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Toyota Yaris P1. 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 – Toyota Yaris P1. 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 #21.
  3. Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Toyota Yaris P1
  4. Step 5
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    Remove the wheel.
  5. Step 6
    Clean the fastener connecting the ball joint to the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 7
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    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle. Use a combination spanner #19.
  6. Step 8
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    Disconnect the ball joint from the steering knuckle. Use a ball joint puller.
  7. Step 9
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 10
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    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a combination spanner #13. Use a combination spanner #10.
  8. Step 11
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    Clean all joints of the arm. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  9. Step 12
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    Unscrew the front arm fastener. Use a drive socket #17. Use a tap wrench. Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. Step 13
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    Support the engine in the oil pan area. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Toyota Yaris P1. Professionals recommend:
    Make sure that the engine is supported.
  11. Step 14
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    Unscrew the rear fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe. Use a combination spanner #17. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench.
  12. Step 15
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    Remove the arm.
  13. Step 16
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    Clean the mounting seats and the thread of the suspension arm. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  14. Step 17
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    Install a new arm.
    Replacement: front lower arm – Toyota Yaris P1. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    During the installation process, use only new bolts and nuts.Do not damage the ball joint cover.
  15. Step 18
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    Screw the rear fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe. Use a combination spanner #17. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench. Use a tap wrench.
  16. Step 19
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    Screw the front arm fastener. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench. Use a tap wrench.
  17. Step 20
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    Remove the support from under the engine.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: front lower arm – Toyota Yaris P1. Lower the transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging components and mechanisms.
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