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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-
60
6 Cyl.
25-30
46-50
25-30
25-30
-
-
28-32
85-95
33-35
130-140
1955
V8
25-30
46-50
25-30
25-30
13-17
8-10
1
52-54
85-95
33-35
130-140
1956-
64
8-
259,
289
25-30
55-65
26-30
25-30
13-17
2
52-54
85-95
33-35
130-140
1956
8-
352
26-30
55-60
26-30
25-30
55-60
25-30
1
40-45
90-95
55-60
140-150
1961-
64
6 Cyl.
25-30
46-50
25-30
25-30
13-17
20 1
28-32
85-95
33-35
130-140

Torque Specs are for clean and lightly oiled threads in Ft.-lbs.

1 - Inch pounds

2- End nuts 8 to 10 ft.-lbs,
Center flange nuts 20-25 ft.-lbs.
  
3-Rear 50-55 ft.lbs., 
Others 80-85 ft.-lbs

4- Includes Rambler
5- Rocker arm stud
6- Hand tight
7- Cover screw
5/16" 15-20 ft.-lbs.
1/4" 8-11 ft.-lbs.