Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, 2001 Deville. Can't start after reinstalling engine in Cadillac Engine Technical Discussion; Minimum torque is 250 ft lbs. I have stretched many dampner bolts that's why I have two spares always...
Minimum torque is 250 ft lbs. I have stretched many dampner bolts that's why I have two spares always
Wow 250 sounds high. My buddy is pulling it off alldata tomorrow. This is the recommended torque from Northstar Performance and I have yet to have any problems but I do stretch the bolt sometimes Sub is correct on what the factory service manual says
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---------- Re: 2001 Deville. Can't start after reinstalling engine Don't want to rain on your parade, but if the engine started and
Originally Posted by
mjbrome ran for more than a few seconds with no oil pressure the chances are almost 100% that you have ruined one or more con rod bearings.
FWIW, the recommended crank pulley bolt initial torque plus 120 degrees comes out to close to 300 lb/ft. Use a new bolt every time. To 37 lb/ft + 120 degrees.