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       Torque Specs  

FT/LBS (Unless specified)

 

Front Suspension:                                                         Rear Axle:

Front Wheel Bearings                            12                                                 Differential Cover Bolts                            50

Upper Ball Joint Nut                                70                                                 Driveshaft to Pinion Flange                      15

Lower Ball Joint Nut                               90                                                 Differential Front Mounting Bolt             65

Ball Joint Attachment Nut                     28

Steering Arm to Spindle                         70                                   Brake System:

Upper Control Arm to Frame                 55                                                     Master Cylinder Bolts                           24

Upper Control Arm, Shaft Bolts            60                                                     Caliper Mounting Bolts                         70

Lower Control Arm Shaft Bolts:                                        Caliper Housing Bolts (rear)                40

Front Bolt                                                   70                                                     Caliper Housing Bolts (front)               130

Rear Bolt                                                    90                                                    Driveshaft and Rear Axles:

Lower Control Arm Shaft Bolts            60                                                      Universal Joints U-Bolts                         15

Upper Shock Mount Bolt                        12                                       Axle Shaft to Wheel Spidle                     75

Lower Shock Mount Bolt                        18                                                     Camber Cam Bolt                                       65

Sway Bar Bracket bolts/frame              15                                        Engine and Transmission:

Wheel Nuts                                                80                                                     Flywheel Housing to Engine                   30

Axle Shaft to Diff.. Side Yoke                 15                                                      Exhaust Manifolds                                    20

Rear Suspension:                                                   Water Pump Bolts                                    30

Differential Mount Bracket                   60                                                       Flywheel Bolts                                            60

Control Arm front Pivot Bolt                 50                                                       Spark Plugs                                               25

Shock Mount Bolt (Upper)                      50                                                       Distributor Clamp                                    25

Shock Mount Bolt (Lower)                      35                                                       Intake Manifold                                        30

Leaf Spring Anchor Plate                        30                                                       Thermostat Housing                               30

Strut Rod Bracket to Differential          35                                                       Water Outlet                                             30

Sway Bar Bracket bolts (to Frame)        25                                                      Fuel Pump Bolts                                         35

Brackets to Hub Carrier                          25                                                      Main Bearing Cap                                    80

Sway Bar Link Brackets:                                                                         Outer Bolts                                                70

1/2" Bolts -                                                  55                                                     Oil Drain Plug                                            20

3/8" Bolts -                                                  35                                                     Cylinder   Heads                                       65

Differential Cross Member/ Frame       30

Differential Spring Bolts                           2-

Wheel Nuts                                                  80

Connecting Rod Cap                                  45

Body:

Mount Bolts                                                45

Front Bumper Bolts                                  18

Door Hinge Bolts                                       27

Clutch:

Flywheel to Engine                                     30

Pressure Plate Bolts                                 30

Manual Transmission:

Case to Clutch Housing                             55

Mount Bolts                                                 40

Cross-Member to Frame nuts                  25

Shifter Levers to Shafts                            20

Drain Plug                                                   30

Specifications from Chart - GM

Stabilizer Shaft:

Bracket to Frame                                                   150 in/lbs                                       ENGINE:

Bracket to Torque Arm                                        150 in/lbs                                  Crankcase Front Cover                         80 in/lbs

Link Bushing Bolts                                               25                                                Flywheel Housing Cover                      80 in/lbs

Jounce Bumper to Frame                                     20                                                 Oil Filter Bypass Valve                         80 in/lbs

Carrier to Frame                                                    90                                                Oil Pan to Crank Case(1/4 - 20)         80 in/lbs

Carrier Front Support to "X" Member              65                                                Oil Pump Cover                                      80 in/lbs

Drive Spindle Nut 100 (+ to Align Cotter Pin)                                                        Rocker Arm Cover                                45 in/lbs

Rear Spring to Carrier                                        50                                                  Oil Pan to Crank Case  (5/16 - 18)     16. 5

Shock Absorber: Camshaft Sprocket               20                                                  Clutch Pressure Plate                             30

Upper                                                                       35                                                    Distributor Clamp                                    25 

Lower                                                                      35                                                    Exhaust Manifold                                     20

Drive Spindle Support to-                                                                                              Inlet Manifold                                           30

Torque Arm                                                          30                                                     Flywheel Housing                                    30  

Strut Rod to Spindle Support 75 (+ to Align Cotter Pin)                                         Thermostat Housing                               30

Bracket to Carrier                                             20                                                        Water Outlet                                             30

Camber Cam Nut                                               120                                                      Water Pump                                              30

Torque Arm to Frame                                         34                                                      Connecting Rod Cap                                45

(+ to Align Cotter Pin)                                                                                                    Cylinder Heads                                          65

Spring Link Bolt to Torque Arm.-                                                                                Main Bearing Cap                                    80

(Finger tight and align cotter pin hole.)                                                                       L-82 (outer)                                                70

                                                                                                                                             Oil Pump                                                     65

Axle - Drive shaft:                                                                                                    Torsional Damper                                      60

Auto                                                                  150 in/lbs                                                 Rocker Arm Stud                                      50

Manual                                                               20                                                           Flywheel                                                       60

Ball Joint Stud Nuts:                                                                                               Temperature Send. Unit                            20

Upper                                                                 50                                                            Oil Filter                                                      25

Lower                                                                 80                                                           Oil Pan Drain Plug                                     20

Joint to Upper Arm                                          25                                                           Spark Plug                                              17-27

Steering Arm Nuts                                         70

Control Arm Pivot to Frame:

Upper                                                                50

Lower                                                               50

Cross Shaft Bolts                                          50

Shock Absorber:

Upper                                                                90 in/lbs

Lower                                                              150 in/lbs

Stabilizer Bar Link nuts                                  18  

Bracket Bolts                                                 120 in/lbs

Lower Control Arm Shaft to Cross-member:

Front:                                                                 70

Rear                                                                   95

Mounting Bolt –

Disc Brake Caliper                                70