09-13 INFINITI G37 SEDAN/COUPE BC RACING COILOVERS – BR TYPE
Installing the 09-13 Infiniti G37 Sedan/Coupe BC Racing Coilovers – BR Type can be a complex process and requires mechanical knowledge and tools. It is highly recommended to have the installation performed by a professional or experienced mechanic. However, here is a general overview of the installation process:
- Gather the necessary tools: You will need a jack, jack stands, socket set, wrenches, spring compressor, and other basic hand tools.
- Prepare the vehicle: Park the car on a flat surface and engage the parking brake. Loosen the lug nuts on the wheels but do not remove them yet.
- Lift the car: Use a jack to lift the vehicle off the ground. Place jack stands under the vehicle to ensure stability and safety.
- Remove the wheels: Completely remove the lug nuts and take off the wheels to access the suspension components.
- Remove the stock suspension: Depending on the specific instructions provided by BC Racing, you will need to disconnect various components such as the sway bar links, brake lines, and suspension bolts. It may be necessary to use a spring compressor to safely remove the stock springs.
- Install the BC Racing Coilovers: Follow the manufacturer’s instructions provided with the coilovers for proper installation. This typically involves mounting the coilovers into the existing suspension points, attaching the top mounts, and connecting any additional components like the sway bar links.
- Adjust the coilovers: Once the coilovers are installed, you can adjust the ride height and damping settings according to your preference. Refer to the BC Racing instructions for guidance on adjusting these settings.
- Reinstall the wheels: Put the wheels back onto the vehicle and hand-tighten the lug nuts. Carefully lower the vehicle off the jack stands.
- Torque the lug nuts: Use a torque wrench to properly tighten the lug nuts to the manufacturer’s recommended specifications.
- Test and alignment: Take the vehicle for a test drive to ensure everything feels and functions correctly. It’s also advisable to have a professional perform a wheel alignment to optimize the suspension settings and ensure proper tire wear.
that these steps are a general guideline and may not cover all the specific details of your particular vehicle or coilover kit. Always refer to the manufacturer’s instructions for the most accurate and up-to-date installation guidance.