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Need head torque specs for a 2002 sohc 2.0l spi. Focus

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Need head torque specs for a 2002 sohc 2.0l spi

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
need the order in witch to tighten them as well
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HI,

Here you go

CAUTION: Always install new cylinder head bolts.

NOTE: Lubricate the cylinder head bolts with engine oil prior to installation.

Install the cylinder head assembly and tighten the cylinder head bolts in the following sequence.
1. Tighten all bolts in a single sequence to 50 Nm .
2. Back the bolts off 1/2 turn.
3. Tighten the bolts in sequence shown to 50 Nm.
4. Rotate all the bolts in a single sequence an additional 180 degrees in two steps of 90 degrees each.

See attached diagram for sequence

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
eric whats the torque specs for the rocker arms?

Give me a few minutes to pull those

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Rocker arms 18 ft. lbs.

Attached are rest of engine torque specs in case you need them

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
awesome your the man

you are welcome

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