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The cylinder head and rod bolts on a 1984 john deere loader

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I need the torque specs on the cylinder head and rod bolts on a 1984 john deere loader
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 years ago.
Hi I'm Wayne,
I will help you with this,
what model loader is it ??
444,2520,544B etc.,etc.

Let me know Cool
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
444c
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 years ago.
Hi superduty II,
JOHN DEERE 5.4 329 cu in.

Rod Torque Main Torque Cylinder Head Bolt Torque
35,65,95 Ft Lbs Head bolts
52 FT/LBS BLACK BOLT, Rod Bolts
63 Ft Lbs Silver bolt
85 Ft Lbs. Mains
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Edited by wayne on 5/5/2010 at 7:36 PM EST
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
one more thing i forgot to ask about valve setting? do un set them with both valves closed or one all the way open and adjust the other one that is closed?
Expert:  Wayne replied 7 years ago.
HI superduty II,

Yes that is the best way to do it, Watch both valves, when one is closed and other starts to open, adjust the one that is closed....


Thanks, WayneCool
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

forgot to ask what are the valve settings

Expert:  Wayne replied 7 years ago.

HiCustomer

here you go
Intake valve clearance:0.015
Exhaust valve clearance:0.028


Thanks, Wayne Cool

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