How to Torque a Toyota 2.7 Head?

Answer The Toyota 2.7-liter engine produces 159 horsepower and 180 foot-pounds of torque. It's the base engine of the Tacoma and the 4Runner. The cylinder head and engine block of the Toyota 2.7-liter eng... Read More »

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How to Torque a V8 Head?

To properly torque your V8 engine's cylinder head, you need to install and tighten the head bolts with a special procedure. This is to ensure a tight and even seal for the cylinder head and gasket.... Read More »

How to Torque a Head?

Heads need to be torqued properly so they do not warp, crack or blow a head gasket out. Torquing properly also prevents the head bolts from stretching too far. Heads are made of aluminum and cast i... Read More »

How to Torque Head Studs?

Aside from the engine block, an engine's cylinder heads are typically the heaviest components of the engine. Unfortunately, weight is too often confused with durability. What makes a cylinder head ... Read More »

How to Torque Head Bolts?

Head bolts hold the cylinder head to the engine block while maintaining a strong leak-free head gasket seal. The head bolts must be able to withstand the strong forces exerted by the internal combu... Read More »