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Torque

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Originally Posted by Handyjay View Post
Going back together with new ARP studs that will be torqued to 38 ftlbs per manufactures spec. Will I need to re-torque the heads after 1000 miles with these studs? Also, with the new valves run for a 1100 miles before the tear down should I need to reset the valves after another 1000 miles?
I have the same ARP studs, and 3.3 engine, torqued to 38ft/lbs. I have always wondered why ARP want so much torque, and can this over-stress the case boss threads??

Daniel
Old 04-23-2013, 09:13 AM
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