Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD MONDEO III Saloon (B4Y) 1.8 16V, FORD MONDEO III (B5Y) 1.8 16V, FORD MONDEO III Estate (BWY) 1.8 16V

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #15
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 15
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Torx bit T55
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for MONDEO III Estate (BWY) and other FORD models
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Link Set, wheel suspension
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Rod / Strut, wheel suspension
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Track Control Arm
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AUTODOC recommends:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • 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 #19.
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    Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    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
    Clean the fastener connecting the ball joint to the steering knuckle.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 7
    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle.Use Torx T55.Use a drive socket #18.Use a tap wrench.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 8
    Remove the fastening bolt.Use a hammer.
    Step 9
    Clean the fasteners connecting the control arm to the subframe.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 10
    Unscrew the front arm fastener.Use a drive socket #15.Use a tap wrench.
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    Step 11
    Disconnect the ball joint from the steering knuckle.Use a crowbar.
    Step 12
    Unscrew the rear fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe.Use a combination spanner #15.Use a drive socket #18.Use a ratchet wrench.Use a pin punch.Use a hammer.
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    Step 13
    Remove the front fastener of the control arm.Use a crowbar.
    Step 14
    Unscrew the fastener of the bracket that connects the control arm to the сar body.Use a drive socket #10.Use a drive socket #21.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 15
    Remove the fastening bolts.
    Step 16
    Dismantle the retainer.
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    Step 17
    Unscrew the fastener of the bracket that connects the control arm to the сar body.Use a drive socket #21.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 18
    Support the arm.Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 19
    Remove the fastening bolt.
    Step 20
    Dismantle the retainer.Remove the support from under the arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
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    Step 21
    Remove the rear fastener of the control arm.Use a crowbar.
    Step 22
    Remove the arm.
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    Step 23
    Clean the mounting seats and the thread of the suspension arm.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 24
    Install a new arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    During the installation process, use only new bolts and nuts.Do not damage the ball joint cover.
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    Step 25
    Install the rear fastener of the control arm.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 26
    Support the arm.Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 27
    Install the bracket onto the new arm.
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    Step 28
    Install the fastening bolt.
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    Step 29
    Tighten the fastener of the bracket that connects the control arm to the car body.Use a drive socket #21.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 75 Nm torque.
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    Step 30
    Install the bracket onto the new arm.
    Step 31
    Install the fastening bolts.
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    Step 32
    Tighten the fastener of the bracket that connects the control arm to the car body.Use a drive socket #21.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 75 Nm torque.
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    Step 33
    Tighten the fastener of the bracket that connects the control arm to the car body.Use a drive socket #10.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 25 Nm torque.
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    Step 34
    Remove the support from under the arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
    Step 35
    Connect the ball joint to the steering knuckle.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 36
    Install the fastening bolt.Use a hammer.
    Step 37
    Install the front fastener of the arm.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 38
    Screw the front arm fastener.Use a drive socket #15.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 39
    Support the arm.Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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    Step 40
    Tighten the front fastener connecting the control arm to the subframe.Use a drive socket #15.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 65 Nm torque.
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    Step 41
    Remove the support from under the arm.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Lower the hydraulic transmission jack smoothly, without jerks, to avoid damaging assemblies and mechanisms.
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    Step 42
    Tighten the rear fastener of the control arm.Use a combination spanner #15.Use a drive socket #18.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 70 Nm torque.
    Step 43
    Tighten the ball joint fastener. Use Torx T55.Use a drive socket #18.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 55 Nm torque.
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    Step 44
    Treat all joints of the arm.Use copper grease.
    Step 45
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
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    Step 46
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 47
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
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    Step 48
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 49
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 nm torque.
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    Step 50
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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