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post #1 of 6 Old 11-10-2008, 07:08 PM Thread Starter
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valve cover bolts tq specs?

I searched , but can seem to find the trq specs for the vc bolts. Got my vcg repair kit ready to install.
This is for a 95 7.3 psd

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It is not very much. Tighten down by hand then give one full turn with a 3/8 socket and you will be fine.


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Sure looks like the new vc gaskets are plastic, wouldn't want to break em.

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I think it's 18 or 28 ft/lbs.

Either way I just snug em.

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i dont know anybody that torques them ,there is a spec , anyway , just hand tight is sufficient

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