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I need torque spec. For head bolts on 1983 honda shadow vt500

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chuck943

Chuck Martin

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SOURCE: Head bolt torque specs needed for 96 tbird 3.8

Head bolts are torque to yeild so you MUST use new bolts.
Tighten cylinder head retaining bolts in numerical sequence in three steps as follows:

  1. 20 Nm (15 lb-ft).
  1. 40 Nm (30 lb-ft).
  1. 50 Nm (37 lb-ft)
Loosen retaining bolts one at a time two to three revolutions and retighten as follows:

Long bolts:
  • Tighten to 40-50 Nm (30-37 lb-ft).
  • Rotate an additional 175-185 degrees.
  • Go to next bolt in sequence.
Short Bolts:
  • Tighten to 20-30 Nm (15-22 lb-ft).
  • Rotate an additional 175-185 degrees.
  • Go to next bolt in sequence.
Here is a pic of the sequence
http://i253.photobucket.com/albums/hh43/chuck943/Headboltsequence38L.gif

Posted on Mar 19, 2009

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Anonymous

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SOURCE: head bolt torque spec

Always use new head bolts.
1)tighten to 40ft/lbs
2)back off 1/2 turn
3)tighten back to 40ft/lbs
4)tighten an additional 90 degrees
5)tighten an additional 90 degrees.

Posted on Aug 16, 2009

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outdoorsman5

outdoorsman5

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SOURCE: head bolt torque specs for 2000 dodge neon 2.0 SOHC

I have the specs and diagrams. If you want me to send them to you, give me your email address. [email protected]

Posted on Sep 05, 2009

inspectmycar

Chris Biddle

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SOURCE: 94 mazda B3000 3.0L cylinder head torque specs

Step 1 torque to 59 ft pounds
2. Loosen one full turn
3. 37 ft pounds
4. 68 ft pounds

Use torque sequence below
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Posted on Sep 17, 2009

Anonymous

  • 12 Answers

SOURCE: head bolt torque specs for 200 honda accord 3.0

its a three step process 1st 29ft/lbs 2nd 51ft/lbs 3rd 72.3ft/lbs

Posted on Apr 25, 2010

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