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c15: engine serial number..replacing..main bearings..torque specs

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I have a Cat C15 ACERT with engine serial number starting MXS and am replacing the rods and main bearings. What are the torque specs on the rods and mains?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
Expert:  Cat Man replied 5 years ago.
Hi. Thanks for using JA! I will try and help you out.

The mains torque to 190 foot pounds then turn an additional 120 degrees.

The rods torque to 52 foot pounds then an additional 60 degrees.

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