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CHRYSLER * DODGE * IMPERIAL* PLYMOUTH

Engine Torque Values

Year
Engine
Spark
Plug
Cylinder
 Head 
Bolts
Intake
Manifold
Exhaust
Manifold
Rocker Arm
 Shaft 
Bracket
Rocker
 Arm 
Cover 
Connecting
Rod
Cap Bolts
Main 
Bearing
Cap Bolts
Flywheel
 to
 Crankshaft
Vibration
Damper to
Pulley
1955-56
6 Cyl. 10
30
60-70
15-20
15-20
-
-
40-50
80-85
55-60
108
1955-58 
V8 All
30 8
85 6
30
25
85 11
30 1, 9, 12 
45
85
60
135
1959 7
6-230 
32
70
30
25
-
-
45
85
60
135
8-318
32
85
30
25
85
40 1
45
85
60
135
8-361 10
30
70
30
30
30
40 1
45
85
60
135
1959-65
8-413
30
70
50
30
30
40 1
45
85
70
135
1960-65
6-225
30
65
200 1
10
30
40 1
45
50 3
60
2
1960-65
 
6-170
30
65
200 1
10
30
40 1
45
85
60
2
8-318
30
85
40
15
25
36 1
45
85
60
135
8-361
30
70
45
30
25
40 1
45
85
70
135
8-383
30
70
45
30
25
40 1
45
85
70
135
1963-65
8-426
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
70
135
1964-65
8-273
30
85
270 1
15
15
40 1
45
85
60
135
1966
8-361
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
8-426 Std.
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
70
135
1966-67
6-170
30
65
200 1
10
25
40 1
45
85
55
2
6-225
30
65
200 1
10
25
40 1
45
85
55
2
8-426 Hemi
30
75
4
35
30
40 1
75
100
70
135
1966-68
8-273
30
85
35
30
15
36 1
45
85
55
200 1
8-318
30
5
35
30
15
36 1
45
85
55
200 1
8-383
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
8-440
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
1966-72
6-170, 198
30
65
200 1
10
25
40 1
45
85
55
2
6-225
30
65
200 1
10
25
40 1
45
85
55
2
1968
8-340
30
95
35
30
15
36 1
45
85
55
200 1
1969
8-273
30
85
35
30
210 1
36 1
45
85
55
135
1969-71
8-426 Hemi
30
75
4
35
30
40 1
75
100
70
135
1969-72
 
8-318
30
5
35
30
200 1
36 1
45
85
55
135 13
8-340, 360
30
95
35
30
200 1
36 1
45
85
55
135 13
8-383, 400
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
8-440
30
70
50
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
1973
8-340
30
95
35
20
200 1
40 1
45
85
55
100
1973-75
6-198, 225
30
70
240 1
10
25
40 1
45
85
55
2
8-318, 360
30
95
35
20
200 1
40 1
45
85
55
100
8-400, 440
30
70
40
30
25
40 1
45
85
55
135
  Torque Specs are for clean and lightly oiled threads in Ft.-lbs.
1 - Inch pounds

2- Press fit

3-1964-65 85 ft.-lbs.

4- Tighten 8 center screws to 72 in.-lbs.,
all others 48 in.-lbs.(4 each side).

5- composition gasket 95 ft.-lbs,
Steel gasket 85 ft.-lbs
6- Plymouth, Valiant 1958 8-350 70 ft.-lbs

7- Plymouth, Valiant 1957-59 6 cylinder.

8- Plymouth, Valiant 1957 32 ft.-lbs

9- Plymouth, Valiant 1957 40 in.-lbs

10- Plymouth, Valiant, Lancer
11- Dodge, Dart, Lancer 30 ft.-lbs

12- Dodge, Dart, Lancer 20-25 ft.-lbs

13-1971 100 ft.-lbs