Subaru Forester 2004 Workshop Repair Manual PDF

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ABS
ABS CONTROL MODULE AND HYDRAULIC CONTROL UNIT (ABSCM&H/U)
2. ABS Control Module and Hy-
draulic Control Unit (AB-
SCM&H/U)
A: REMOVAL
1) Disconnect the ground cable from battery.
2) Remove the air intake duct to facilitate removal
of ABSCM&H/U.
3) Use an air gun to get rid of water around the AB-
SCM&H/U.
NOTE:
Contact will be insufficient if the terminal gets wet.
4) Remove the ground cable from ABSCM&H/U.
5) Pull off the lock of ABSCM&H/U connector to re-
move it.
6) Disconnect the connector from ABSCM&H/U.
CAUTION:
Do not pull the harness when disconnecting the
connector.
7) Unlock the cable clip.
8) Disconnect the brake pipes from ABSCM&H/U.
9) Wrap the brake pipes with vinyl bag to avoid
spilling brake fluid on vehicle body.
CAUTION:
•Brake fluid spilt on the vehicle body will harm
the painted surface; wash away quickly with
water if spilt.
10) Remove the ABSCM&H/U from engine com-
partment.
CAUTION:
•ABSCM&H/U cannot be disassembled. Do
not attempt to loosen bolts and nuts.
•Do not drop or bump the ABSCM&H/U.
•Do not turn the ABSCM&H/U upside down or
place it on its side.
•Be careful to prevent foreign particles from
getting into ABSCM&H/U.
•Do not let water get into the connector.
B: INSTALLATION
1) Install the ABSCM&H/U bracket.
Tightening torque:
33 N·m (3.4 kgf-m, 24.6 ft-lb)
2) Apply a coat of anti-corrosive wax to the bracket
attaching bolt.
3) Align the width across flat portion of ABSCM& H/
U side stud bolt with the bolt hole groove on brack-
et, and then install the ABSCM&H/U.
NOTE:
Confirm the specification mark of ABSCM&H/U.
Tightening torque:
18 N·m (1.8 kgf-m, 13.0 ft-lb)
4) Connect the brake pipes to their correct AB-
SCM&H/U connections.
Tightening torque:
15 N·m (1.5 kgf-m, 10.8 ft-lb)
5) Using the cable clip, secure the ABSCM&H/U
harness to bracket.
6) Connect the connector to ABSCM&H/U.
NOTE:
•Be sure to remove all foreign matter from inside
of the connector before connecting.
•Ensure that the ABSCM&H/U connector is se-
curely locked.
7) Connect the ground cable to ABSCM&H/U, and
then apply anti-corrosive wax.
8) Install the air intake duct.
9) Bleed air from the brake system.
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Subaru Forester 2004 Workshop Repair Manual Summary of Content

ABS-7ABSABS CONTROL MODULE AND HYDRAULIC CONTROL UNIT (ABSCMH/U)2. ABS Control Module and Hy-draulic Control Unit (AB-SCMH/U)A: REMOVAL1) Disconnect the ground cable from battery.2) Remove the air intake duct to facilitate removalof ABSCMH/U.3) Use an air gun to get rid of water around the AB-SCMH/U.NOTE:Contact will be insufficient if the terminal gets wet.4) Remove the ground cable from ABSCMH/U.5) Pull off the lock of ABSCMH/U connector to re-move it.6) Disconnect the connector from ABSCMH/U.CAUTION:Do not pull the harness when disconnecting the connector.7) Unlock the cable clip.8) Disconnect the brake pipes from ABSCMH/U.9) Wrap the brake pipes with vinyl bag to avoidspilling brake fluid on vehicle body.CAUTION:Brake fluid spilt on the vehicle body will harmthe painted surface; wash away quickly withwater if spilt.10) Remove the ABSCMH/U from engine com-partment.CAUTION:ABSCMH/U cannot be disassembled. Donot attempt to loosen bolts and nuts.Do not drop or bump the ABSCMH/U.Do not turn the ABSCMH/U upside down orplace it on its side.Be careful to prevent foreign particles fromgetting into ABSCMH/U.Do not let water get into the connector.B: INSTALLATION1) Install the ABSCMH/U bracket.Tightening torque:33 Nm (3.4 kgf-m, 24.6 ft-lb)2) Apply a coat of anti-corrosive wax to the bracketattaching bolt.3) Align the width across flat portion of ABSCM H/U side stud bolt with the bolt hole groove on brack-et, and then install the ABSCMH/U.NOTE:Confirm the specification mark of ABSCMH/U.Tightening torque:18 Nm (1.8 kgf-m, 13.0 ft-lb)4) Connect the brake pipes to their correct AB-SCMH/U connections.Tightening torque:15 Nm (1.5 kgf-m, 10.8 ft-lb)5) Using the cable clip, secure the ABSCMH/Uharness to bracket.6) Connect the connector to ABSCMH/U.NOTE:Be sure to remove all foreign matter from insideof the connector before connecting.Ensure that the ABSCMH/U connector is se-curely locked.7) Connect the ground cable to ABSCMH/U, andthen apply anti-corrosive wax.8) Install the air intake duct.9) Bleed air from the brake system.ABS00131ABS00132ABS00132