Chevrolet Sway Bar End Link Replacement
Updated Monday Apr 23, 2018
In this guide, you will find instructions on how to change sway bar links (also called stabilizer or end links) on a Chevrolet vehicles. Changing the sway bar end links is an easy job that can be completed in less than one hour. To change Chevrolet sway bar links you will need a few basic tools.
Symptoms of bad Chevy sway bar links
- Clunking noise,
- Rattling from the front end,
- Loose suspention,
- Poor handling
What you will need
Jack up your Chevrolet and make sure to set the parking brake.
Remove the front wheel. Place jack stand under the vehicle to support it.
Locate the sway bar link that you need to replace.
Remove the nut that secures the sway bar link to the front strut.
Remove the lower nut that secures the sway bar link to the sway bar.
Install the new sway bar and torque the nuts according to the manufacturer specification.
- Sway Bar End Links - 18 ft. lbs. Typical
- 70-130 ft. lbs. See owners manual.
Always verify torque recommendations by calling your dealer.