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Old 11-19-2007, 05:23 PM
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Exclamation TORQUE FOR POWER ELBOW INSTALL.

who knows the torque required for the bolts on a accufab elbow?I thought that it was 23ps does this sound right or is it to high.or am i just to high?forget thaT LAST QUESTION THANK YOU.
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Old 11-19-2007, 07:01 PM
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bump for myself.Help anyone out their?
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Old 11-20-2007, 05:18 AM
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The bolts into the manifold? I don't recall off the top of my head, but let me see if I can find it for ya.

Can't find the original link but here's one for ya. LINK

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Old 11-20-2007, 06:19 AM
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thanks dude.I was reading that the info on that install was wrong and the torque spec was set to high in the write-up.A few people were twisting off the bolts befor achieving the proper torque.thanks for the link.A friend is installing guages today while im at work.Dont want any broken knuckels or bolts.lol
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I heard that too, but that sounds about what I did mine to... I just don't remember because it was some time ago. Best of luck.
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well the guages are in.I know ,i know,you need pictures lol.The only issue was the intake hose blow off the new elbow on my buddy at about 17psi boost.Scared the chit out of him.needless to say retorqued clamp to higher torque seems to be staying on now.Knock on wood.
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