Suzuki Grand Vitara SQ416/SQ420/420WD

since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation

Suzuki Grandee of Wetar
+ General information
+ Maintenance and greasing
+ Heater, ventilation and conditioner
+ Steering
- Suspension bracket
   - Forward suspension bracket
      General description
      + Diagnostics
      - Service out of a workshop
         Stabilizer of the cross-section stability/plug
         Shock-absorber rack
         Cylindrical spring
         Limiter of a dynamic course of a suspension bracket / Rubber nest of a spring
         Wheel nave (including the wheel bearing)
         Rotation hinge/axis
         Suspension bracket/plug lever
   + Back suspension bracket
+ Wheels and tires
+ Forward driving shaft/bearing of a shaft. Oil epiploon
+ Driveshafts
+ Brake system
+ Engines
+ Fuel system
+ ignition System
+ start System
+ release System
+ Transmissions
+ Coupling
+ Transfer
+ Forward and back differentials
+ Windows, mirrors, locks and security measures. Immobilizer
+ Electric equipment


Shock-absorber rack



  1. Remove a bar of a rack (1) (if is available).
  1. Lift the car that the forward suspension bracket freely hung.
  2. Remove a wheel.
  1. Remove the E-shaped ring (1) protecting a brake hose, and remove a brake hose from a rack bracket, as shown.
  1. If there is a system of anti-blocking of brakes (ABS), remove a bolt (1) plug of a wire of the sensor of speed of a forward wheel.
  1. Remove bolts of a bracket of a rack (1), then a jack (3) bottom lever (2).
  1. Remove nuts of a support of a rack (1). Hold a rack with a hand that it did not fall.
  1. Remove a rack.
  1. Remove a nut of a rack (1), the top nest (2), a support (3), a boot (4) and the bottom nest (5) from a shock-absorber (6) rack.



  1. Establish a rack, carrying out in return sequence steps on its removal 1-9. Put bolts in the specified direction.
1 — a shock-absorber rack
2 — the bottom nest
3 — a boot
4 — a rack support
5 — the top nest
6 — a rack nut
  1. Tighten all fixing elements to the specified values of the moment of an inhaling.
    • Inhaling moment:
      • nut of a rack (a): 90 N • m (9.0 kg-m, 65.0 pounds foots)
      • nut of a support of a rack (b): 55 N • m (5.5 kg - m, 40.0 pounds foots)
      • bolt of a bracket (c): 95 N • m (9.5 kg-m, 69.0 pounds foots)
      • bolt (d): 50 N • m (5.0 kg-m, 36.5 pounds foots)

  • Installation of a brake hose.
  • At installation of a hose do not overwind it. Establish an E-shaped ring (1), without falling outside the limits a surface of a bracket (2).