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What are the torque specs on a 1999 chevy cavalier 2.

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What are the torque specs on a 1999 chevy cavalier 2.2 head and related
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.

Hi,

 

Below are torque specs for the cylinder head bolts, as well as tightening sequence:

 

Tighten bolts in sequence, tighten the long bolts to 46 ft. lbs. (63 Nm) plue 90 degrees. Tighten the short bolts to 43 ft. lbs. (58 Nm) plue 90 degrees.

 

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
since this is not an overhead cam moter is there a torq spec on the rocker arm
Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.

Hi,

 

Yes, sorry for forgetting those:

 

  • Install pushrod and rocker arms and rocker arm nuts. Tighten nuts to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
  • Install valve cover and tighten bolts to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
  • Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.

    Hi,

     

    Yes, sorry for forgetting those:

     

  • Install pushrod and rocker arms and rocker arm nuts. Tighten nuts to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
  • Install valve cover and tighten bolts to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
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