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Old 03-10-2010, 10:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default torque specs intake bolts?

Im installing a performer rpm intake and carb tommorrow cant find a good post on what is the exact torque specs. Im guessing 22ftlbs
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Old 03-11-2010, 12:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't have the manual in front of me right now, but I seem to remember 15-17ft/lbs
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Old 03-11-2010, 12:08 AM   #3 (permalink)
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And I think there's a torqueing sequence- working from the center, out. After you have it running (a few hours), re-torque the bolts.

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Old 03-11-2010, 08:54 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Just installed my intake the other night....18-20ftlb. is what the directions called for. You can locate the install directions online, just google.
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