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E36 M3 (1995-1999)

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Old 02-27-2017, 12:09 AM
Craigspence123 Craigspence123 is offline
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Need help head bolt torque settings

Hi there can anyone get back to me my husband needs to know the head bolt torque settings for BMW 323i, e36
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Old 06-13-2017, 07:23 PM
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Need help head bolt torque settings

You will need new bolts.
Head bolts are single use torque-to-yield (torque plus torque angle)


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Old 06-19-2017, 03:13 PM
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We're both a little late here but aluminum block is 40Nm then 90* then 90*/ cast iron block is 30Nm then 90* then 90*/ new bolts and washers required not recommended. Torque inside to outside.

1995 M3, OBD1 S52, Forged internals, 87mm bore, M50 Manifold, Dinan carbon fiber intake, Ebay headers, Remus catback, 3.5" MAf, 24lb injectors, Jim conforti tune, UUC flywheel, E46 M3 transmission, Suspension galore
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