Mechanics

HEAD BOLTS

2002 Nissan Altima • 198,000 miles

What is the torque spec for the head bolts on a 2.5L engine? I am changing the head gasket and can not find the torque specs for the head bolts anywhere. I you could help me with this issue I would appreciate it greatly! Thank you.
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Masterdragonlord
June 17, 2013.



Torque to yeild Recomend using new headbolts they tend to streach
follow sequence diagram
Step 1-torque to 72 ft. Lbs.
Step 2- fully loosen
Step 3-25-32 ft. Lbs.
Step 4-Torque 75-80 Degrees
Step 5- torque additional 75-80 Degrees


Docfixit
Jun 17, 2013.