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Automotive Torque Specifications

 Home Subaru Subaru Coupes Sedans and Wagons 1985-96

Subaru Coupes, Sedans and Wagons 1985-96


2.7L (2672cc) SOHC 6Cyl
Component Torque
Buffer Rod Mounting Bolts 14-25 ft. lbs.
Camshaft Case Bolts 13-15 ft. lbs.
Camshaft Sprocket Bolts 8 ft. lbs.
Camshaft Support Bolts 5 ft. lbs.
Crankshaft Damper Bolt 66-79 ft. lbs.
Cylinder Head Bolts NOTE
EGR Pipe Bolts 25 ft. lbs.
Exhaust Pipe-to-Engine Nuts 19-22 ft. lbs.
Flywheel-to-Crankshaft Bolts 51-55 ft. lbs.
Intake Manifold Bolts 13-16 ft. lbs.
Main Bearing Bolts 6mm Bolts 3-4 ft. lbs.
8mm Bolts 17-20 ft. lbs.
10mm Bolts 29-35 ft. lbs.
Oil Pan Bolts 4 ft. lbs.
Oil Pan Drain Plug 18 ft. lbs.
Oil Pressure Switch, Sending Unit or Plug 16-20 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump Mounting Bolts 5 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump Pulley Nut 13-15 ft. lbs.
Oil Pump By-pass Spring Plug 23-27 ft. lbs.
Piston Pin Access Plug 46-56 ft. lbs.
Rod Bearing Bolts 29-31 ft. lbs.
Spark Plugs 13-17 ft. lbs.
Thermostat Housing-to-Engine Bolts 7 ft. lbs.
Timing Belt Cover Bolts 48 inch lbs.
Timing Belt Idler Mounting Bolt 32 ft. lbs.
Timing Belt Tensioner Mounting Bolts 18 ft. lbs.
Valve Cover Bolts 3-4 ft. lbs.
Water Pump Mounting Bolts 7-8 ft. lbs.
Water Pump Pulley Nuts 7-8 ft. lbs.
NOTE Step 1: Tighten all bolts in sequence to 29 ft. lbs.
  Step 2: Tighten all bolts in sequence to 47 ft. lbs.
  Step 3: Loosen all bolts in reverse order of sequence by 90
  Step 4: Tighten all bolts in sequence to a final torque of 44-50 ft. lbs.

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