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I need the torque specifications for a 1999 mercury sable 3.0.

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i need the torque specifications for a 1999 mercury sable 3.0.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mercury
Expert:  Jerry replied 7 years ago.

Hello and welcome to Just answer.com, Super mechanic here. About your vehicle.

 

Do you need the torque specs for the engine?

 

Is that the DOHC, 3.0?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.

for the heads and intake

Expert:  Jerry replied 7 years ago.

Cylinder Head Bolts
Note: Cylinder head retaining bolts must be replaced with new bolts. They are torque-to-yield designed and cannot be reused or damage to engine may occur.

 

Step 1 37-43 Nm (28-31 ft.lb)

Step 2 Rotate 85-95°
Step 3 Loosen bolts a minimum of 1 full turn
Step 4 37-43 Nm (28-31 ft.lb)
Step 5 Rotate 85-95°
Step 6 Rotate additional 85-95°

 

 

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Throttle Body Fasteners 71-106 in.lb

Lower Intake Manifold Bolts
71-106 in.lb

Notes
Throttle Body Fasteners 71-106 in.lb
Lower Intake Manifold Bolts
71-106 in.lb
Upper Intake Manifold Bolts
71-106 in.lb

 

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Expert:  Jerry replied 7 years ago.

Let me know if anything is not clear, thanks