head gasket replacement on 1999 Saab 9-5

its a 1999 saab 9-5 head gasket replacement,whats the torque for cylinder head bolts?

by in Chicago, IL on May 06, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by on May 16, 2011
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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