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Thread: Last question, STG. Head nuts torque?

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    Default Last question, STG. Head nuts torque?

    Getting ready to reassemble the motor and was checking the torque specs for the main head nuts and the book says 10 foot lbs. Is that really the initial torque setting or is that just what they need to be checked at?
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    The factory manual states 25.5 - 29.0 ft-lbs

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