May 17, 2016
01327 Version 2
Clunk From Front Suspension When Driving at Low Speed Over Bumps or Turning
Supersedes 15-006, dated January 16, 2015, to revise the information highlighted in yellow.
|2015||TLX||L4||19UUB1F..FA000001 thru 19UUB1F..FA005784|
|2015||TLX||V6 without SH-AWD||19UUB2F..FA000001 thru 19UUB2F..FA008008|
|2015||TLX||V6 with SH-AWD||19UUB3F..FA000001 thru 19UUB3F..FA001079|
Under AFFECTED VEHICLES, VIN ranges were updated.
There is a clunk from the front of the vehicle when driving at low speed while going over bumps or turning.
At least one of the self-locking nuts at the top of the front damper/spring assemblies is loose.
Torque both of the front damper self-locking nuts.
|Tool Name||Part Number||Quantity|
|Strut Nut Adapter||07AAA-SVAA100||1|
WARRANTY CLAIM INFORMATION
The normal warranty applies.
|Operation Number||Description||Flat Rate Time||Defect Code||Symptom Code||Template ID||Failed Part Number|
|4145A3||Torque both of the front damper self-locking nuts.||0.3 hour||06201||04201||15-006N||51611-TZ4-A02|
Skill Level: Repair Technician
DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURE
- Remove the nut covers at the top of both front damper assemblies.
- Torque the two self-locking nuts located at the top of the front damper/spring assemblies using a 6 mm hex wrench, a 17 mm socket, a strut nut adapter, and a torque wrench set to 70 N·m (52 ft-lb).