IAM HAVING PROBLEMS UNDERSTANDING THE HEAD BOLT...

  • Tiny
  • barregam
  • 2004 Dodge Stratus
  • 142,000 miles

Hi, iam having problems understanding the head bolt torque specs, for the stratus. Iam confused with step 2 and 3 which says to torque the bolts to 55 foot pounds for step 2 and again for step 3 does this mean to add 55 foot pounds on 55 foot pounds.

Thursday, February 28th, 2013 AT 2:17 AM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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  • 25,551 posts

No, it means to back off and then re tighten back to 55 lbs

Roy

i hope you are using new blots. You cannot re use the old ones

Roy

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Thursday, February 28th, 2013 AT 3:31 AM
  • Tiny
  • barregam
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Thanks for the answer.

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Thursday, February 28th, 2013 AT 1:58 PM

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