2013 Ford Explorer 2.0 or 3.5 (1) Passenger Side Front Strut Motorcraft OE
This Genuine Motorcraft OEM passenger side front strut is specifically designed for the 2013 Ford Explorer equipped with either a 2.0L or 3.5L engine. It serves as a replacement part for the existing front strut, providing optimal suspension performance and improved ride comfort. The strut comes in the OEM manufacturer's packaging, ensuring its authenticity and quality. It is not an aftermarket product and is the same part sold at the new car dealership, guaranteeing a perfect fit and compatibility with the vehicle's original suspension system.
- Prior to starting the installation, gather the necessary tools: a jack, jack stands, wrenches, and a spring compressor (if required).
- Raise the front of the vehicle using a jack and support it securely with jack stands.
- Locate the passenger side front strut assembly.
- Using the appropriate wrenches, loosen and remove the nuts and bolts securing the strut to the suspension components.
- If necessary, use a spring compressor to safely compress the coil spring.
- Remove the top mounting nut from the strut tower.
- Remove the old strut assembly from the vehicle.
- Take the new Genuine Motorcraft OEM strut and position it in place.
- Secure the strut to the suspension components using the nuts and bolts.
- Tighten all nuts and bolts to the manufacturer's specifications.
- Install the top mounting nut on the strut tower and tighten it securely.
- If a spring compressor was used, carefully release the tension on the coil spring.
- Lower the vehicle from the jack stands.
The installation process may vary depending on the specific vehicle and the tools available. It is recommended to consult the vehicle's service manual or seek professional assistance for detailed instructions. This installation is considered to be of moderate difficulty, requiring some knowledge of automotive suspension systems and the use of specialized tools.
Note: It is important to ensure proper alignment and tightening of all components during the installation process to maintain the vehicle's safety and performance.
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