Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.9 SDI, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 16V, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 16V, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.9 TDI, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 2.0, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.2, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 TDI, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 TDI, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 TDI, SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 16V View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change tie rod end / track rod end on SKODA FABIA 1 (6Y5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: track rod end – Skoda Fabia 6Y5. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Combination spanner #19
Combination spanner #22
Drive socket # 19
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench
Ball joint puller
Vernier caliper
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
Replacement: track rod end – Skoda Fabia 6Y5. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace tie rod ends in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left tie rod ends.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: track rod end – Skoda Fabia 6Y5. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Track Rod End on Skoda Fabia 6y5 2000 - free PDF and video manuals
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 16V 2001 Track Rod End - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Step 3
    Skoda Fabia 6y5 1.9 TDI 2002 Track Rod End replacement: free workshop manuals
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Track Rod End on SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 2003 by yourself
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Skoda Fabia 6Y5
  5. Step 5
    How to remove SKODA FABIA 1.4 TDI 2004 Track Rod End - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Track Rod End on SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 2005: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Clean the fastener connecting the tie rod end to the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  7. Step 7
    How hard is it to do yourself: Track Rod End replacement on Skoda Fabia 6y5 1.4 16V 2006 - download illustrated guide
    When deinstalling, mark or measure the precise position of the ball joint on the track rod, or count the number of turns in order to prevent misalignment afterward. Use a vernier caliper.
  8. Step 8
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    Loosen the lock nut securing the tie rod end to the tie rod. Use a combination spanner #19. Use a combination spanner #22.
  9. Step 9
    Changing of Track Rod End on Skoda Fabia 6y5 2000 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Unscrew the end fastening nut to the steering knuckle. Use a combination spanner #19.
  10. Step 10
    SKODA FABIA 1.2 Track Rod End replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle. Use a ball joint puller. Use a rubber mallet.
  11. Step 11
    Replacing Track Rod End on Skoda Fabia 6y5 2002 1.4 16V by yourself
    Screw the end out of the tie rod. Use a combination spanner #19.
  12. Step 12
    Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.4 TDI 2003 Track Rod End DIY replacement workshop manual
    Treat the threaded part of the tie rod. Use copper grease.
  13. Step 13
    How to change Track Rod End on SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 2004 - tips and tricks
    Screw on a new tie rod end.
    Replacement: track rod end – Skoda Fabia 6Y5. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    While installing the steering rod end remember to make the same number of turns or to leave the same length of thread showing as per your measurements.
  14. Step 14
    Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Skoda Fabia 6y5 2005 1.4 TDI Track Rod End
    Connect the tie rod end to the steering knuckle.
  15. Step 15
    DIY replacement of Track Rod End on SKODA Fabia I Combi (6Y5) 1.2 2006 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Screw on the tie rod end jam nut. Use a combination spanner #19. Use a combination spanner #22.
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