Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT BRAVO II (198) 1.6 D Multijet

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to replace rear springs / rear coil springs on FIAT BRAVO 2 (198) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Drive socket # 19
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Both coil springs of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the rear suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
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    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
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    Step 3
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
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    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
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    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 6
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 7
    Clean the shock absorber fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 8
    Unscrew the lower fastener of the shock absorber.Use a drive socket #19.Use a tap wrench.
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    Step 9
    Remove the mounting from under the rear axle beam.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
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    Step 10
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 11
    Unscrew the lower fastener of the shock absorber.Use a drive socket #19.Use a tap wrench.
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    Step 12
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack by 10-15 cm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
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    Step 13
    Remove the spring.
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    Step 14
    Inspect the rubber mounts of the suspension spring. Replace if necessary.
    Step 15
    Clean the coil spring mounting seats.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 16
    Pull down the rear suspension beam.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 17
    Install the coil spring together with the rubber mounts into the mounting seats.
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    Step 18
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 19
    Screw in the lower fastener of the shock absorber. Use a drive socket #19.
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    Step 20
    Remove the mounting from under the rear axle beam.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
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    Step 21
    Support the rear suspension beam. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 22
    Tighten the lower fastener of the shock absorber. Use a drive socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 85 Nm torque.
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    Step 23
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
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    Step 24
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
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    Step 25
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 110 Nm torque.
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    Step 26
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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