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I need to re-torque my W5 head bolts. I couldn't find anything in the Star repair manual or on this site. Anyone got the specs?
Where Are You From? Greenbrae, CA
Do You own a car built by Durant? 1925 Star
Not sure their are any torque specs for any of our old cars (other than tighten by hand/wrench until tight)
If you can't find anything specific here is a torque chart that I use...For our old soft 7/16" studs I would recommend using the "grade #2 column" which is 30 to 35 lbs max.
Where Are You From? Leavenworth, WA / Yuma, AZ
Do You own a car built by Durant? 2 Durants / 2 Flints
This chart would be a nice addition to our Technical Page!
Where Are You From? Texarkana, TX
Do You own a car built by Durant? Several plus 1