Renault Clio: Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Check

Renault Clio III (2005-2013) Service Manual / Chassis / Front Axle Components / Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Check

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CHECKING THE FRONT DRIVESHAFT LOWER ARM BALL JOINT

1 - Checking the condition of the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint gaiter

If the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint gaiter is in poor condition and not crimped, replace the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint (see Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Removal - Refitting).

2 - Checking the fitting of the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint

Renault Clio. Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Check

If the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint is not fitted correctly, replace the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint (see Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Removal - Refitting).

3 - Checking the front driveshaft lower arm ball joint clearance

Renault Clio. Front driveshaft lower arm ball joint: Check

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