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?
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2000 BMW 540i Question: Intake bolts
Answer #1DaveJHM November 28, 2010, 00:30Master
I'm showing 22Nm...which is about 16 Lb Ft.
Answer #2ZeeTech November 29, 2010, 08:07Master
The torque is based on the bolt's size. Here is from the manual:
M8 22 Nm
M7 15 Nm
M6 10 Nm
ReplyDaveJHM, November 29, 2010, 15:25Master
Much more clear - thanks Zee!