We remove the subframe to dismantle the gearbox and other components of the power unit and front suspension.

To complete the task, you will need tools: screwdrivers, wrenches for 10, 13, 16, 18, socket head for 18, Torx T30.

Removing and installing the Renault Sandero subframe

Remove the mudguards and crankcase protection (see the article - How to remove the protection and mudguards of the Renault Sandero engine)

Remove the exhaust pipe (article - Replacing elements of the Renault Sandero exhaust system)

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Bottom, take out the catalytic converter bracket from the pillow

If the pillow is stuck to the bracket, pry it with a screwdriver

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We unscrew the three bolts securing the front bumper to the subframe

We unscrew the two bolts of the bracket for the rear support of the suspension of the power plant

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Remove the bracket

We unscrew the two bolts securing the steering mechanism to the subframe

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We unscrew the bolt of the upper fastening of the connecting rod

We unscrew the nut of the lower fastening of the rod

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Remove traction

We unscrew the bolt of the tube holder of the power steering system

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Take the phone a little to the side

We unscrew the nut of the coupling bolt of the terminal connection of the steering knuckle with the ball joint

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Remove the coupling bolt

Open the terminal with a screwdriver

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Remove the ball joint pin from the steering knuckle

We also remove the ball joint pin from the steering knuckle on the other side of the car

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Installing supports under the subframe

Unscrew the front bolts of the subframe

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Unscrew the rear bolts of the subframe

Remove the subframe assembly with anti-roll bar (if the car is equipped with it) and front suspension arms

We install the parts in the reverse order of removal.

Removing and installing the Renault Sandero subframe

We tighten the front and rear bolts of the subframe with a torque of 105 Nm (10.5 kgcm), the bolt for fastening the connecting rod with a torque of 21 Nm (2.1 kgcm), the nut for fastening the connecting rod and the nut for the coupling bolt of the terminal connection of the steering knuckle with the ball joint - torque 62 Nm (6.2 kgcm), rear support bracket mounting bolts - torque 65 Nm (6.5 kgcm).