Intake bolts on 2000 BMW 540i

I just need to find out he pounds to which I have to tighten the bolts for the intake. My question is regarding the intake bolts. How many pounds do the intake bolts have to be when installing them?

by in Fresno, CA on November 27, 2010
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on November 27, 2010
I'm showing 22Nm...which is about 16 Lb Ft.
ANSWER by on November 29, 2010
The torque is based on the bolt's size. Here is from the manual: Intake Manifold Thread Measure M8 22 Nm M7 15 Nm M6 10 Nm Zee
COMMENT by on November 29, 2010
Much more clear - thanks Zee!

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