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Old 07-01-2012, 03:22 PM
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Head bolt retorque?

Are we still retorqueing head bolts these days? 355 small block, World steel heads, thought I saw a water stain out corner of head. ARP head bolts sealed with thread sealer, I'd rather not disturb that stuff.

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A retorque never hurts, especially on a engine tht is taxing the limits of head gasket integrity. I dont retorque very often because of the trouble with getting all the valve gear off and back on. Dont let laziness get in your way like I do.
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