Y-block head bolt torque specs? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
 

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks
Log In 


1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Discuss the Fat Fendered and Classic Ford Trucks

Y-block head bolt torque specs?

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 07-10-2000, 11:41 AM
Frost Frost is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Posts: 5
Frost is starting off with a positive reputation.
Y-block head bolt torque specs?

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-11-2000, 07:26 PM
jeeps jeeps is offline
New User
 
Join Date: May 2000
Posts: 14
jeeps is starting off with a positive reputation.
Y-block head bolt torque specs?

I have a '60 F-100 with a '57 passenger car 312 in it. It has the Ecz-g heads and block. I removed the heads to inspect the condition of the internals, now its time to replace them. What is the torque specs and order for this engine? I assume it would be the same as the 292? Do you have to remove the rocker shaft to torque the end bolts? Thanks, I appreciate any help you can lend. By the way anyone have a 4bbl aluminum intake they want to part with?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-17-2005, 09:47 AM
trucktex941 trucktex941 is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Palm Coast, Floria
Posts: 25
trucktex941 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Y-Block head Bolt Torque Specs

According to my book on Y-Blocks the torque is as follows:

Tighten all bolts first to 55 lbs.-ft., then to 65 lbs.-ft., and finally to 75 lbs.-ft. You can find a diagram of the tightening rotation of the head bolts on page 75, FORD Y-Block book, author James Eickman, published by MBI Publsihing Company. Hope this helps.

Last edited by trucktex941; 12-17-2005 at 10:25 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-17-2005, 10:28 AM
trucktex941 trucktex941 is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Palm Coast, Floria
Posts: 25
trucktex941 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Y-Block head bolt torque specs

http://www.ford-y-block.com/ Try this site for the correct information. I found it very helpful.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-17-2005, 07:29 PM
57_ford's Avatar
57_ford 57_ford is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Maryland
Posts: 910
57_ford is starting off with a positive reputation.
Their are 3 different size head bolts. The 2 mid size bolts go on the end of the heads. That site in the last post read assembly errors.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12-17-2005, 07:37 PM
Brian_B's Avatar
Brian_B Brian_B is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,958
Brian_B is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
If I am not mistaken, this is a thread where the question was asked in 2000 and answered in 2005.
__________________
Editorial removed from sig.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2005, 07:37 PM
 
 
 
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
**** bradphx 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 33 06-30-2015 05:59 AM
ooops Aerostar 5 01-14-2015 03:16 AM
... miko6810 Modular V10 (6.8l) 9 06-04-2014 06:14 AM
Can someone explain this to me? 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10 03-28-2014 07:56 PM
DPSE Roachfood 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 3 03-11-2002 10:21 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks

Tags
292, assembly, block, bolt, clutch, elder, ford, head, heads, sequence, spec, specifications, specs, torque, truck, yblock

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:07 PM.

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup