torq specs

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torq specs

Postby kyle mcgee » Sun Jul 20, 2008 8:57 pm

hey evryone,

im in the middle of working on my farmall A and i have to pull the head off because my 3rd cylinder intake valve is stuck and im going too pull the head off and i was wondering what the torq specs are for the head bolts and rocker covers

thanks,
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Re: torq specs

Postby Daniel H. » Mon Jul 21, 2008 3:21 pm

65 foot-pounds on the head studs. Tighten them again after running it long enough to get it hot. Be sure to alternate from side to side. Tighten the valve cover until it is snug and tighten it evenly, don't want to bend it. You can always snug it a little more if it wants to leak.
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Re: torq specs

Postby kyle mcgee » Tue Jul 22, 2008 9:21 pm

thanks for the help much appreciated :D
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