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1991 Ford Thunderbird SC Question: how many ft pounds of torque do i put on the heads and the intake and the roaker arms



help me plz, Midlothian, IL, August 21, 2009, 01:11

i am replacing the head gaskets and i just need held to get this thing together as soon as possible i would really appricate it if someone could help me thank u

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 21, 2009, 18:40

    Uses Torque to yield bolts (always replace them) Head torque, lightly oil all bolts. There is 6 steps to tightening the head bolts and correct tightening procedure needs to be followed. Tighten to all bolts to 37ft/lb then all to 45 ft/lb, then all to 52 ft/lb then all to 59 ft/lb. Loosen the bolts 2 to 3 turns, tighten all bolts to 48 to 55 ft/lbs Next tighten an additional 90 to 110 degrees of rotation
    Rocker torque 19 to 25 ft/lb.
    The instructions need to be followed exactly so it is best to get a workshop manual specific to that engine.

    Intake manifold

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    Visitor, October 18, 2010, 01:08

    mi problema son los frenos yo pare mi auto por casi 3 anos para repararlo los frenos serbian perfectamente cuando la reparacion termino no funcionan estan super duros por favor gracias

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