How To Replace The Front Suspension Strut Mount On Mini Cooper R50

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How to replace the front suspension strut mount on MINI COOPER R50 VIDEO TUTORIAL Important! This replacement procedure can be used for: MINI MINI (R50, R53) Cooper, MINI MINI (R50, R53) One, MINI MINI Convertible (R52) Cooper, MINI MINI Convertible (R52) One The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 1–27

REQUIRED TOOLS: Wire brush WD-40 spray Copper grease Combination spanner #16 Combination spanner #18 Drive socket # 13 Drive socket # 16 Drive socket # 18 HEX bit No.H6. HEX bit No.H7. XZN socket bit # 14 WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK Shock absorber socket Wheel impact socket #17 Ratchet wrench Torque wrench Flat chisel Hammer Tap wrench Crow bar Hydraulic transmission jack Hydraulic strut spring compressor Wheel chock 2–27

AUTODOC recommends: The replacement procedure is identical for the mounts of the left and right shock struts of the front suspension. All mounts of the front shock struts should be replaced simultaneously. Be sure to replace all self-locking nuts and bolts during installation. All work should be done with the engine stopped. CARRY OUT REPLACEMENT IN THE FOLLOWING ORDER: 1 Secure the wheels with chocks. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 3–27

2 Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17. 3 Raise the front of the car and secure on supports. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 4–27

4 Unscrew the wheel bolts. AUTODOC recommends: To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts. 5 Remove the wheel. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 5–27

6 Clean the fasteners of the shock strut upper mount. Use WD-40 spray. 7 Disconnect the wiring and the brake hose from the bracket on the shock strut. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 6–27

8 Clean the fasteners connecting the stabiliser link to the shock strut, and those connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray. 9 Unscrew the nut and remove the stabilizer rod from the shock strut. Use a combination spanner #16. Use HEX No.H6. Use a ratchet wrench. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 7–27

10 Unscrew the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle. Use XZN #14. Use a ratchet wrench. Use a tap wrench. 11 Release the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle. Use a special drive socket to remove the shock absorber. Use a ratchet wrench. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 8–27

12 Prop up the steering knuckle. Use a hydraulic transmission jack. 13 Disconnect the steering knuckle from the shock absorber strut. Use a flat metal-working chisel. Use a hammer. AUTODOC recommends: Make sure that the steering knuckle is not released from load. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 9–27

14 Unscrew the upper fastening of the shock absorber strut. Use a drive socket #13. Use a ratchet wrench. AUTODOC recommends: To avoid injuries, hold the shock strut when undoing the fastening bolts. 15 Remove the suspension strut. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 10–27

16 Set the shock absorber strut on the spring compressor tool. AUTODOC recommends: Note that when using a spring compressor, spring coils need to be securely gripped, compressing the spring on the opposite sides. Ensure the correct position of the spring in the retainer. Make sure that the spring coils tightly entered the lock handles. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 11–27

17 Compress the spring. 18 Remove the strut piston rod nut. Use HEX No.H7. Use a drive socket #18. Use a ratchet wrench. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 12–27

19 Remove the shock strut mount. 20 Install a new strut mount. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 13–27

21 Tighten the shock strut piston rod nut. Use a drive socket #18. Use a combination spanner #18. Use HEX No.H7. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 64 Nm torque. AUTODOC recommends: Check to make sure the spring is positioned correctly. Avoid its misalignment. 22 Decompress the spring. Remove the assembled shock strut. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 14–27

23 Install the shock strut into the wheel arch. 24 Secure the upper fasteners of the shock strut (3 pieces). Do not tighten it. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 15–27

AUTODOC recommends: To avoid injuries, hold the shock strut when screwing the fastening bolts in. 25 Treat the shock strut mounting seat on the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray. 26 Fix the shock absorber strut on the steering knuckle. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 16–27

27 Install and tighten a new bolt of the steering knuckle. Use XZN #14. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 81 Nm torque. 28 Remove the support from under the steering knuckle. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 17–27

29 Secure the stabilizer link on the suspension strut. Use a drive socket #16. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 60 Nm torque. 30 Connect the fastener of the ABS sensor cable to the shock absorber strut. Fasten the brake hose on the strut. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 18–27

31 Clean the wheel rim mounting seat. Use a wire brush. Treat the contacting surface. Use copper grease. 32 Install the wheel. AUTODOC recommends: To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 19–27

33 Screw in the wheel bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17. 34 Tighten the shock strut top mount. Use a drive socket #13. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 34 Nm torque. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 20–27

35 Treat the shock strut rod. Use copper grease. 36 Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 110 Nm torque. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 21–27

37 Remove the jacks and chocks. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 22–27

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SUSPENSION STRUT MOUNTS FOR MINI COOPER R50: THE BEST DEALS & OFFERS Disclaimer: The document contains only general recommendations that may be useful for you when you perform repair or replacement work. AutoDoc shall not be liable for any loss, injury, damage of property occurring in the repair or replacement process due to incorrect use or misinterpretation of the provided information. AutoDoc shall not be liable for any possible mistakes and uncertainties in this guide. The information provided is for information purposes only and cannot replace advice from specialists. AutoDoc shall not be liable for incorrect or hazardous usage of equipment, tools and car parts. AutoDoc strongly recommends to be careful and observe the safety rules when performing repair or replacement works. Remember: usage of low quality auto parts does not guarantee you the appropriate level of road safety. Copyright 2018 – All the contents of this website, in particular texts, photographs and graphics, are protected by copyright. All rights, including reproduction, publication, editing and translation rights, are reserved by Autodoc GmbH. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 27–27

MINI MINI (R50, R53) Cooper, MINI MINI (R50, R53) One, MINI MINI Convertible (R52) Cooper, MINI MINI Convertible (R52) One The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design. WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 1-27 Important! REQUIRED TOOLS: WWW.AUTODOC.CO.UK 2-27 Wire brush WD-40 spray Copper grease Combination spanner #16 Combination spanner #18

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