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1999 Saab 9-5 Question: head gasket replacement

 

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steven5000, Chicago, IL, May 06, 2011, 06:48
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its a 1999 saab 9-5 head gasket replacement,whats the torque for cylinder head bolts?

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    May 16, 2011, 13:38
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    4 cylinder:
    30 lb/ft first stage torque
    45 lb/ft second stage torque
    turn additional 90 degrees.
    Be sure you know the sequence.

    6 cylinder:
    18 lb/ft first stage
    turn additional 90 degrees
    turn additional 90 degrees (again)
    Be sure you know the sequence.

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