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What happens if your rear stabilizer bar breaks on my 2002 Kia spectra?

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  • Tim Nissen Apr 07, 2015

    the stabilizer bar is to help with cornering and heavy wind gusts to keep the vehical from the feel of floating. it is not a huge problem but can lead to one depending where it broke, if its just the link pins easy and cheap fix. but if the bar its self is broken if can posibly hit suspension or brake lines so check the movement of it



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The stabilizer bar is to help with cornering and heavy wind gusts to keep the vehicle from the feel of floating. it is not a huge problem but can lead to one depending where it broke, if its just the link pins easy and cheap fix. but if the bar its self is broken if can possibly hit suspension or brake lines so check the movement of it

Posted on Apr 07, 2015


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Well I had this issue and the only way these can be replaced is by a machine shop who will pack new barrings with a high pressure machine. The practical thing to do is to get a whole new hub assembly(the metal assembly by the brakes) from a salvage yard or online since this may very well be cheaper. The tool to replace the hub can be rented at Auto zone.

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you might see a plastic cosmetic cover over the valve cover area , with like 4 screws holding it down , allen headed screws i think , you will find your wires and plugs under that cover . actually you will find 2 coils with 2 10mm bolts on each coil , each coil has a spark plug boot built on to it for 1 plug and 1 actual spark plug wire to a second plug , very short , unplug the coil connector, unbolt it and pluck it out of the hole , and see your spark plug .


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Mine did the same thing. Try to find a replacement one at the junk yard (good luck theyr'e probably gone along with the window switches). My second one did it also, and I couldn't find anymore. If you pull the shaft out as far as you can and warp (bend) it a little, it will have enough tension to stay in place. So far, still working after two years.

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