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Valve cover torque specs 2.5 liter 03 tracker

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SOURCE: need the torque specs for

  1. Tighten the cylinder head bolts a little at a time, in the sequence shown. Tighten the bolts in three stages:
    • First pass: 25 ft. lbs. (34 Nm)
    • Second pass: 45 ft. lbs. (61 Nm)
    • Final pass: 65 ft. lbs. (90 Nm)
http://www.autozone.com/addVehicleId,1938903/initialAction,repairGuide/shopping/repairGuide.htm?pageId=0900c1528008eed5

scroll down to about half way down the page , there is step by step procedure for the 1994 5.7 L head installation and torque and tightening sequence . handy dandy site . cheers .

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

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SOURCE: i need bolt torque specs for a 2006 chevy cobalt

if you just go to a mecanic and ask what are the specks on that they should know but i think if you just tighten them down with an impact wrench till it is really tight after ou start the car it will run like **** then it will work its self out

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http://www.automotive.com/2002/101/chevrolet/suburban/1500-utility/37/specifications/index.html

Posted on Mar 01, 2010

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SOURCE: I need the torque specs

This should do the trick, torque to specs then additional 90 degrees turn on all bolts

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Notice: Use the correct fastener in the correct location. Replacement fasteners must be the correct part number for that application. Fasteners requiring replacement or fasteners requiring the use of thread locking compound or sealant are identified in the service procedure. Do not use paints, lubricants, or corrosion inhibitors on fasteners or fastener joint surfaces unless specified. These coatings affect fastener torque and joint clamping force and may damage the fastener. Use the correct tightening sequence and specifications when installing fasteners in order to avoid damage to parts and systems.


  • Use the following sequence in order to tighten the cylinder head bolts: Tighten
    1. Tighten bolt 1 to 63 N·m (46 lb ft).
    2. Tighten bolt 2 to 58 N·m (43 lb ft).
    3. Tighten bolt 3 to 58 N·m (43 lb ft).
    4. Tighten bolt 4 to 63 N·m (46 lb ft).
    5. Tighten bolt 5 to 63 N·m (46 lb ft).
    6. Tighten bolt 6 to 58 N·m (43 lb ft).
    7. Tighten bolt 7 to 58 N·m (43 lb ft).
    8. Tighten bolt 8 to 63 N·m (46 lb ft).
    9. Tighten bolt 9 to 63 N·m (46 lb ft).
    10. Tighten bolt 10 (stud bolt) to 58 N·m (43 lb ft).
    11. Then tighten all bolts an additional 90 degrees
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