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304 intake manifold talk setting

Discussion in 'VN - VP Holden Commodore (1988 - 1993)' started by Steve Spraggs, Dec 12, 2019.

  1. Steve Spraggs

    Steve Spraggs New Member

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    Hi all I’m replacing the intake gasket I’m after talk setting and order to titan the bolts in
    Thanks
     
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    35-40 Nm
     
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    Gregory's says:
    Initial setting- Finger tight
    Second setting- 12 to 17 Nm
    Third setting- 34 to 41 Nm
     
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    tell it to shut up if it wants to torque shi t
     
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    Thanks dude is there any particular order to do them up
     
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    Start from the centre zig zag side to side as you go out to the edges. Repeat the first setting until the centre bolts stop moving then do the same for the second setting.
     
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    The pattern shown in VXSS's photo.
     
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    If your manifolds talking you have other problems :p
     
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