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LA10 Torque settings

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TailGunSam
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LA10 Torque settings

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Hi all!

Does anyone have correct torque setting for the cylinder block for the 1200cc LA10 engine. My manual does not have any info on them!

Any help much appreciated!

Sam

JT7196
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Re: LA10 Torque settings

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Hi Sam, 40 / 45 Lbs Ft . Start at the Centre nearest to the Rocker Shaft, then gradually work outwards from centre on O/side of head , tightening down each Head Nut gradually until each Nut is torqued down to the figure recommended.

Cheers A'l :) :) :)

TailGunSam
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Re: LA10 Torque settings

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Thank you for the info! I'll make a note of that in tue Manual now, as ill never remember :)

Marcel Renshaw
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Re: LA10 Torque settings

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Don’t forget to re torque the head when the engine has had a run as you will get some settlement of the head gasket.

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