Torque Settings

 

Item ft/lbs Nm in/lbs
General      
Spark plugs 11-17   132-204
Engine oil drain plug (19mm) 22-30 31-41  
Gearbox drain plug (24mm) 29-43 35-59  
Gearbox fill plug (square) 18-29 25-39  
Differential drain plug (24mm) 29-40 39-54  
Differential fill plug (23mm) 29-40 39-54  
Wheel nuts 66-86 89-117  
       
Suspension      
Swaybar bushing bolts      
Front 13-20 18-26  
Rear 14-21 20-28  
Swaybar end link bolts 27-40 36-54  
Upper shock mount plate bolts 22-27 29-36  
Upper shock nuts 23-34 31-46  
Lower shock bolt 54-69 73-93  
Lower control arm bolt, front 54-69 73-93  
Spindle (vertical) bolt 54-68 73-93  
Camber adjustment bolts (D or H-style)      
Front 69-83 94-112  
Rear 54-70 73-95  
       
Brakes      
Front/rear bracket bolts 36-51 49-69  
Caliper bolts      
Front 58-65 78-88  
Rear 25-29 34-39  
Front/rear banjo bolts 16-22 22-29  
Rear adjuster plug bolt 9-12 12-16  
       
Engine & Cooling      
Crank pulley bolt (1990 - early 1991) 80-87 108-118  
(plus Loctite 242-blue)      
Crank pulley bolt (late 1991 - present) 116-122 157-165  
(plus Loctite 242-blue)      
Cam cover bolts (must be done in correct order)     43-78
Alternator mounting bolt 27-38 43-78  
Alternator tension adjustment bolt 14-19 19-25  
Water pump - 4 bolts to block 14-19 19-25  
Water inlet pipe - 2 bolts to water pump 14-19 19-25  
Radiator - upper bolts 14-19 19-25  
Thermostat cover - 2 bolts 14-19 19-25  
Timing belt tensioner bolt & idler pulley bolt 28-38 38-52  
Timing belt cover bolts 14-18 19-24  
Cylinder head bolts (must be done in stages and in correct order.)*** 56-60 76-81  
       
Intake / Exhaust      
Airflow meter bolts     69-95
Intake manifold bracket 27-40 36-54  
O2 sensor by feel as close to     22-36
Exhaust pipe clamp bolt (to bell housing) 15-20 21-27  
Bell housing bolts 48-65 65-88  
Exhaust header nuts 28-34 38-46  
Cat converter nuts (both ends) 30-41 40-55  
       
Clutch      
Transmission front cover bolts 14-18 19-24  
Flywheel bolts 71-75    
Pressure plate bolts 14-19 19-25  
Bell housing bolts 48-65 65-88  
Prop shaft nuts 20-22 27-30  
Power plant frame bolts 77-91 104-123  
Starter motor bolts 28-38 38-51  
Starter motor mounting bracket bolts 28-38 38-51  
Slave cylinder fluid tube     113-190
Slave cylinder mounting bolts 12-16 16-22  

 

These settings may not be correct. Please use with caution.