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arp l19 torque?

Posted by goonie, Nov 18, 2019

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  1. goonie

    goonie Proven Member

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    hi there
    just installed a new oem mls headgasket
    with arp L19 headstuds i am planning to run about 30 psi boost
    i torqued them to 90ft/lbs
    am i oke or do i have to torque them to a higher value?

    thanks
     

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  2. my98gsx

    my98gsx Supporting VIP

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    That's fine. I have them in my car as well running the same boost torqued to 90.
    My machine shop recommended anywhere from 88-100ft/lbs
     

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  3. donniekak

    donniekak DSM Wiseman

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    You don’t want to torque them much more than that without insert washers. With regular washers you’ll just push them into the head.
     

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    rabenne Proven Member

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  6. rabenne

    rabenne Proven Member

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    No kiddin'? Thanks @90tsiawd. I will look into that!
     

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  7. Tom N

    Tom N Supporting Member

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    For 6 bolt use arp200-8574
    There's a slightly smaller one that's better suited for the 11mm 7 bolt studs but I'm not sure of that part number.
     
  8. donniekak

    donniekak DSM Wiseman

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    I’ve used arp and the tmz inserts. They both work.
     

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