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Old 05-09-2013, 12:05 PM
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Question on retorquing head bolts

I have just broken in the cam for 20 min in the driveway and have not driven the vehicle. Do I need to retorque my head bolts now, or ever?

  • I used ARP thread sealer, I think this is non-hardening
  • I used ARP torque lube on the head bolt shoulders and under the hex head (where it contacts the cylinder head)
  • I torqued in a 3 step sequence and then went over then again to ensure they were all right

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re torque

no, u did a 3 step.. u'll be fine.. ain't gonna hurt anything if u wanted too..
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