Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
NISSAN LEAF Electric

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorber on NISSAN LEAF 1 (ZE0U) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: shock absorbers – Nissan Leaf ZE0. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: shock absorbers – Nissan Leaf ZE0. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 18
Wheel impact socket #21
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Plastic trim tool
Locking pliers
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for LEAF and other NISSAN models
How to change Shock Absorber on NISSAN LEAF Elektrik – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Shock Absorber
How to change Shock Absorber on NISSAN LEAF Electric – tips for proper car maintenance
NISSAN LEAF Electric
Replacement: shock absorbers – Nissan Leaf ZE0. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Both shock absorbers of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock absorbers of the rear suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: shock absorbers – Nissan Leaf ZE0. Recommended sequence of steps:
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