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Old 11-02-2012, 07:00 AM
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Originally Posted by Ivanhoe1997 View Post
Great information. Do you know the tork specs? Will get this done as soon as the gasket comes in. This seems to be a real common thing on the engine. ic
If they're 6mm bolts/nuts, the torque spec is like 8Nm__it's a low value.

The importance is that the torque is applied evenly throughout all the fasteners.

I've come across head covers that you'd think were tightened down with a breaker-bar; just stupid.

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