Torque Specs


Torque (lb/ft)
Torque (Nm)
Camshaft Retaining Plate Bolts811
Camshaft Nut6690
Con Rod Big-end Bolts3750
Con Rod Big-end Nuts3345
Con Rod Big-end Nuts (assemble dry only)4054
Crankshaft Pulley Bolt (Pre-Oct. 1996)75102
Crankshaft Pulley Bolt111150
Cylinder Head Stud Nuts4054
Cylinder Head Nuts (11 stud head)4257
Cylinder Head Bolts (11 stud head)2534


Torque (lb/ft)
Torque (Nm)
Backplate to rear radius arm bolts18 to 2224.5 to 29.4
Caliper retaining bolts35 to 4047 to 54
Driveshaft Coupling U-bolts (rubber cross inner joints)1014
Driveshaft Retaining Nut - Multiple Split Pin Holes (Disc Brake Models)153207
Driveshaft Retaining Nut - Single Split Pin Hole (Disc Brake Models)188-199255-270
Driveshaft Retaining Nut (Drum Brake Models)6183
Front Suspension Upper Support Arm Pivot Shaft Nut5372
Front Suspension Lower Wishbone Pivot Shaft Nut3345
Front Subframe Turret (Tower) Bolts5067
Rear Hub Retaining Nut6081


Torque (lb/ft)
Torque (Nm)
Alternator (11AC) Brush box fixing screws11
Alternator (11AC) Diode heat sink fixings27
Alternator (11AC) through-bolts49 to 55
Alternator (16ACR) Shaft nut34 to 41
Distributor Clamp Bolt (fixed nut type)55
Distributor Clamp Bolt (fixed bolt type)33

Clutch & Gearbox

Torque (lb/ft)
Torque (Nm)
Bottom Cover set screws 1/4in dia. UNC (change-speed tower)67.8
Clutch Slave to Mounting Plate (Verto)2737
Clutch Slave Mounting Plate to Housing M8 Bolts(Verto)2737
Clutch Slave Mounting Plate to Housing M5 Bolts(Verto)57
Diaphragm Spring Housing to Pressure Plate (non-Verto)1622
Differential Housing End Cover bolts1824.5
Driven Gear to Differential Cage6081.39
Driving Flange to Differential nut (tighten to next split pin hole)7094
Driving Strap to Flywheel (non-Verto)1622
Flywheel Center Bolt111150
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