Head Bolt Torque

Asked by Dec 29, 2008 at 09:31 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Cheyenne Standard Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just reinstalled my Vortec heads per specs. The final adjustments were degrees according to the length of the bolt. I understand this is for bolt stretch. But, being old school, is there a final torque that each bolt should be respectively?

2 Answers

33,935

what engine size do u have ill give u chiltons sequence

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

I have reinstalled my heads and was advised to go 26, 44, 66 ft lbs for each pass. They have been on for about 3 months and seem to be doing ok. Any thoughts?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Head Bolt Torque 2 answers

    I just reinstalled my Vortec heads per specs. The final adjustments were degrees according to the length of the bolt. I understand this is for bolt stretch. But, being old school, is there a final tor...

    1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Cheyenne Standard Cab SB 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • head gasket 10 answers

    Does a head gasket have to be blown into beside a cylinder for the rsdiator to have excessive pressure?

    1992 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab SB 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Head or intake 2 answers

    Wield question if u have a blown head will it constantly overheat or no or could I have a blown intake because I have heat don't overheat but I do have a blue tinted smoke coming from the exhaust a...

    1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Standard Cab Stepside SB 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Trans/flex plate/ torque converter issues 1 answer

    Hello, I Have a 1988 Chevy C1500 with a sbc 350 in it and a 4 speed auto trans I believe. I had been hearing a knocking that was just on starts. Now it has begun to knock all the time and it now ha...

    1988 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What is the best procedure to replace a torque converter on a 96 k1500? 2 answers

    Need to replace a torque converter on my 96 k1500. Have a whine in drive and have started to feel slip/delay when shifting from park to drive.

    1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet C/K 1500 Questions

Chevrolet C/K 1500 Experts

#1 Andrew Olsen
Andrew Olsen
Reputation 3,410
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 2,530
#3 Rowefast
Rowefast
Reputation 2,100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
761 Great Deals out of 69,133 listings starting at $1,850
Used Ford F-150
2,059 Great Deals out of 207,350 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet C/K 2500
220 listings starting at $2,250
Used Dodge Ram 1500
412 Great Deals out of 10,832 listings starting at $1,400
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
557 Great Deals out of 31,373 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
473 Great Deals out of 41,593 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet S-10
5 Great Deals out of 1,310 listings starting at $2,695
Used Chevrolet Camaro
245 Great Deals out of 31,195 listings starting at $369
Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
238 listings starting at $4,797

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.