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i have a 2001 chevy malibu, looking for upper intake torque

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i have a 2001 chevy malibu, looking for upper intake torque specs,and pattern. my upper intake only has 6 bolts and will not torque at 18 ft. pounds.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  hauto replied 6 years ago.

Thanks for using JA

Below are the torque specs and the squeence.


Throttle Body Bolt/Stud 25 Nm (18 ft. lbs.)
Upper Intake Manifold Bolt 25 Nm (18 ft. lbs.)



Customer: replied 6 years ago.
there are only 6 six bolts on peltium
Expert:  hauto replied 6 years ago.

same torque spec's for the plenum, (18ft lbs)

the sequence is starting at the rear any left or driver's then go front opposite to it and work your way till the last one.

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