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Automotive Torque Specifications

Home Toyota Toyota Cressida 1983-90

Toyota Cressida 1983-90


7M-GE ( 3.0L )



Camshaft Bearing Cap Bolts 14 ft. lbs. *
Camshaft Gear-to-Camshaft Bolt 36 ft. lbs.
Crankshaft Damper Bolt 195 ft. lbs.
Cylinder Head Bolts 58 ft. lbs.
Exhaust Manifold Bolts 29 ft. lbs.
Flywheel Bolts 54 ft. lbs.
Intake Manifold Bolts 13 ft. lbs.
Main Bearing Cap Bolts 75 ft. lbs.
Oil Pan Bolts 9 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump Bolt 16 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump Drive Gear-to-Oil Pump Shaft Bolt 16 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump Union Bolt and Nut 25 ft. lbs.
Rod Bearing Nuts 47 ft. lbs.
Timing Belt Idler Pulley Mounting Bolt 36 ft. lbs.
Water Pump Bolts/Nut 13 ft. lbs.
* Tighten caps #3 and #7 in several passes first. Then tighten all the other caps in several passes also.

Fig. 1 Cylinder head bolt torque sequence-7M-GE

Fig. 2 Cylinder head bolt loosening sequence-7M-GE

Fig. 3 Camshaft bearing cap torque sequence-7M-GE

Fig. 4 Timing mark location ( Camshaft shown )-7M-GE

Fig. 5 Camshaft bearing cap identification-7M-GE

Fig. 6 Main bearing cap torque sequence-5M & 7M-GE

Fig. 7 Water pump bolt length and location-5M & 7M-GE

Fig. 8 Firing order and cylinder location-7M-GE


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