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Removing the front wheels of the Volvo 240 to work on the brakes or suspension.

  1. Jack up the front of the car and place it on jack stands. Never work on or underneath a car that is only supported by a jack. The jack may slip or fail, resulting in serious injury or even death. Use an impact wrench or lug wrench to remove the five 19 mm lug nuts from the front wheel.
    • Jack up the front of the car and place it on jack stands.

    • Never work on or underneath a car that is only supported by a jack. The jack may slip or fail, resulting in serious injury or even death.

    • Use an impact wrench or lug wrench to remove the five 19 mm lug nuts from the front wheel.

    • The wheel lug nuts should be torqued to 85 ft-lbs when the wheels are put back on the car.

    • Pull the front wheel off the wheel lugs and set it aside.

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