Mechanics

HEAD GASKET

1996 BMW 520

Engine Mechanical problem
1996 BMW 520 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 130000 miles

What are the tightening torques for head bolts? E34 6cyl 520i I only have torgue wrench not the special angle tool can I still tighten head correctly and what are the torques required for the 2nd & 3rd passes, the manual states 30N/m for the 1st pass.
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MattJB
November 9, 2008.



After the joining torque is achieved it's 90° and then another 90°. Hope this helps ♥

Dr. Hagerty
Nov 9, 2008.