Kia Sorento: Rear Shock Absorber Installation - Rear Suspension System - Suspension System - Kia Sorento XM 2011-2021 Service ManualKia Sorento: Rear Shock Absorber Installation

Second Generation XM (2011-2021) / Kia Sorento XM 2011-2021 Service Manual / Suspension System / Rear Suspension System / Rear Shock Absorber Installation

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Installation is the reverse of removal.
  
After checking the distance 454±10mm (17.8740±0.3937 in.) between the wheel housing garnish (A) and the hub assembly (B) as shown in the illustration, tighten the mounting bolts and nuts of rear chassis part with specified torque.

Rear Shock Absorber Inspection
1. Check the rubber parts for damage or deterioration. 2. Check the shock absorber for abnormal resistance or unusual sounds. ...

Rear Upper Arm Removal
1. Remove the rear wheel and tire (A) from rear hub . Tightening torque : 88.2 ~ 107.8 N.m (9.0 ~ 11.0 kgf.m, 65.0 ~ 79.5 lb-ft) ...

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Engine Room Under Cover Components
1. Under Cover 2. Side Cover (RH) 3. Side Cover (LH) ...

Intake Actuator Replacement
1. Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. 2. Remove the cowl side trim. (Refer to Body - "Crash Pad") ...

Inspection
1. Turn ignition switch OFF. 2. Remove the air duct. (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Air cleaner") ...

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