Main and Rod Bearings Torque Specs - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Main and Rod Bearings Torque Specs

Reply

 
 
 
Old 07-06-2007, 02:12 PM
  #1  
Member
Posts like a V-Tak
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: KANSAS CITY MISSOURI
Posts: 55
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
whw97ville is on a distinguished road
Default Main and Rod Bearings Torque Specs

Anyone know what the torque specs are for the crankshaft mains and connecting rod caps? Chilton'* dosen't list it with the rest of them.
whw97ville is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2007, 03:06 PM
  #2  
DINOSAURUS BOOSTUS

Expert Gearhead
 
BillBoost37's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Enfield, CT
Posts: 41,391
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
BillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of light
Default

If you are at this point you want to make sure you have the Factory Service Manual. There are certain beginning, intermediate and ending torque specs that require brand new bolts each time you rebuild the engine. They are called torque to yield. In laymans terms..substandard bolts that stretch by design and only work once.

You'll need a torque angle meter and all sorts of goodies. It'* ugly.. I was there recently.
BillBoost37 is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
fax
Bonneville GXP/ Northstar Powered Cars
6
10-19-2009 11:25 PM
n2lght
1992-1999
6
08-08-2006 11:36 AM
Ryfly05
1992-1999
3
03-16-2005 06:28 PM
green95se
1992-1999
4
02-13-2004 11:48 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Main and Rod Bearings Torque Specs


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.