2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A

2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: what is the heads torque specification on a Dodge Ram 1500 4.7 Liter.

Do the heads have a three stage tightening pattern you must follow? -
Answer 1
Tighten the bolts in sequence (Fig. 27) using the following steps and torque values: Tighten bolts 1 - 10: 20 Nm (15 ft. lbs.) Tighten bolts 1 - 10: 47 Nm (35 ft. lbs.) Tighten bolts 11 - 14: 25 Nm (18 ft. lbs.) Tighten bolts 1 - 10: 90 degrees Tighten bolts 11 - 14: 30 Nm (22 ft. lbs.) requires new head bolts and proper tightening Roy -