2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 479Get this manual

2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 479

Swing Arms (ACT REMOVING - Rear Suspension) 1Remove the cap screws and lock nuts securing the front of the swing arms to
grommets from the hose guides4Remove the swing arms and note the location of the hose guides the inner swing arm (for installing
purposes)CLEANING AND INSPECTING I NOTE: Whenever part is worn excessively, cracked, or damaged in any way, replacement is
necessary 2Place bushings and sleeves (where appropriate) into shock eyelet; then install shock with two cap screws and nutsTighten
all nuts to 4.8 kg-m (35 ft-lb) Do not tighten the nuts beyond the 4.8 kg-m (35 ft-lb) specification or the shock eyelet
or mount WILL be damaged I NOTE: On the fully independent rear suspension models, the rear shock absorber-to-lower A-arm
torque factor is 2.8 kg-m (20 ft-lb) 1Clean all swing arm components in parts-cleaning solvent2Inspect all swing arm weldments
for cracks or unusual bends 3Remove the ATV from the support stand 3Inspect all tubing for cracks or unusual bendsINSTALLING