Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.2 (KC0A, KC0K, KC0F, KC01), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.4 (KC0C, KC0H, KC0B, KC0M), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) D 55 1.9 (KC0D), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) D 65 1.9 (KC0E, KC02, KC0J, KC0N), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.9 dTi (KC0U), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.6 16V, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi (KC07), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi (KC08, KC09), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.6 16V bivalent, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.6 (KC00), RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.9 RXED, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.5 dCi, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.6, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.0, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.6 Flex, RENAULT KANGOO (KC0/1_) 1.0 RN View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorber on RENAULT KANGOO 1 (KC)  [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: shock absorbers – Renault Kangoo KC01. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Combination spanner #18
Wheel impact socket #19
Tap wrench
Torque wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: shock absorbers – Renault Kangoo KC01. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • 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 – Renault Kangoo KC01. Use the following procedure:
  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 #19.
  3. Step 3
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    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Renault Kangoo KC01. AUTODOC recommends:
    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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    Support the arm. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  7. Step 7
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    Clean the shock absorber fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  8. Step 8
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    Unscrew the lower fastener of the shock absorber. Use a drive socket #16. Use a tap wrench.
  9. Step 9
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    Unscrew the upper fastener of the shock absorber. Use a drive socket #16. Use a combination spanner #18. Use a tap wrench.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Renault Kangoo KC01 – To avoid injury, hold the shock absorber while unscrewing the fastening bolts.
  10. Step 10
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    Remove the shock absorber.
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Renault Kangoo KC01. Tip:
    Before installing a new shock absorber you should pump it manually 3-5 times.
  11. Step 11
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    Place the shock absorber in the wheel arch and fasten it.
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