Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (NCP10_, SCP12_)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Tools you might need:
Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #14
Drive socket # 17
Wheel impact socket #21
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Adjustable wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) and other TOYOTA models
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Shock Absorber
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TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (NCP10_, SCP12_)
Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. AUTODOC recommends:
  • 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.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – Toyota Yaris P1.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. How to change Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 1999 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #21.
  2. How to replace TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.0 (SCP10_) 2000 Shock Absorber - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 3
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
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    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
  4. Changing Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (NCP10_, SCP12_) 2002 by yourself
    Step 6
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  5. How to remove TOYOTA YARIS 1.5 (NCP13_) 2003 Shock Absorber - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 7
    Clean the shock absorber fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  6. How to replace Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 2004: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 8
    Unscrew the lower fastener of the shock absorber.Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Shock Absorber replacement on Toyota Yaris p1 1.0 (SCP10_) 2005 - download illustrated guide
    Step 9
    Detach the lower part of the shock absorber.
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    Step 10
    Remove the mounting from under the rear axle beam.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Lower the transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging components and mechanisms.
  9. Changing of Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 2000 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 11
    Lower the car.
    Step 12
    Open the boot lid.
  10. TOYOTA YARIS 1.3 (SCP12_) Shock Absorber replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 13
    Remove the protective cap of the shock absorber mount.Use a flat screwdriver.
  11. Replacing Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 2002 1.0 (SCP10_) by yourself
    Step 14
    Remove the mount cap from the shock absorber upper fastener.
  12. Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.5 (NCP13_) 2003 Shock Absorber DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 15
    Clean the shock absorber fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 16
    Unscrew the upper fastener of the shock absorber. Use a combination spanner #14 (2 pieces).
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Tip:
    To avoid injuries, hold the shock absorber when undoing the fastening bolts.
  13. How to change Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 2004 - tips and tricks
    Step 17
    Remove the shock absorber.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Toyota Yaris p1 2005 1.5 (NCP13_) Shock Absorber
    Step 18
    Remove the shock absorber mount, boot and bump stop.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Carefully inspect the mount, the boot, and the bump stop of the shock absorber. Replace if necessary.Before installing a new shock absorber you should pump it manually 3-5 times.
  15. DIY replacement of Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (SCP12_) 1999 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 19
    Install the mount, boot and bump stop onto a new shock absorber.
  16. How to change Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 1999 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 20
    Place the shock absorber in the wheel arch and fasten it.
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    To avoid injury, hold the shock absorber cautiously tight when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  17. How to replace TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.0 (SCP10_) 2000 Shock Absorber - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 21
    Tighten the top shock absorber fastening.Use a combination spanner #14 (2 pieces).Use an adjustable wrench.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 40 Nm torque.
  18. Toyota Yaris p1 1.4 D-4D (NLP10_) 2001 Shock Absorber replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 22
    Treat the shock absorber fasteners. Use copper grease.
    Step 23
    Install the mount cap on the shock absorber upper fastener.
  19. Changing Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.3 (NCP10_, SCP12_) 2002 by yourself
    Step 24
    Install the protective shock absorber mounting cap.
  20. How to remove TOYOTA YARIS 1.5 (NCP13_) 2003 Shock Absorber - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 25
    Close the lid of the luggage compartment.
  21. How to replace Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 2004: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 26
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 27
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Shock Absorber replacement on Toyota Yaris p1 1.0 (SCP10_) 2005 - download illustrated guide
    Step 28
    Attach the lower part of the shock absorber.
  23. Need to know how to renew Shock Absorber on TOYOTA YARIS ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 29
    Tighten the lower fastener of the shock absorber. Use a drive socket #17.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 65 Nm torque.
  24. Changing of Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 2000 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 30
    Remove the mounting from under the rear axle beam.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Toyota Yaris P1 – Do not lower the transmission jack sharply to avoid damaging components and mechanisms of the car.
  25. TOYOTA YARIS 1.3 (SCP12_) Shock Absorber replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 31
    Treat the surface where the wheel rim contacts the brake drum.Use copper grease.
  26. Replacing Shock Absorber on Toyota Yaris p1 2002 1.0 (SCP10_) by yourself
    Step 32
    Clean the wheel rim mounting seat. Use a brake cleaner.
    Replacement: shock absorbers – Toyota Yaris P1. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
    Step 33
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while screwing in the fastening bolts. Toyota Yaris P1
  27. Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 1.5 (NCP13_) 2003 Shock Absorber DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 34
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #21.
  28. How to change Shock Absorber on TOYOTA Yaris Hatchback (_P1_) 2004 - tips and tricks
    Step 35
    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.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Toyota Yaris p1 2005 1.5 (NCP13_) Shock Absorber
    Step 36
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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