someone had wrote this as an answer to this question and after working on a catera i will say it takes a skill level that most back yard mechanics only wish they had I do not recommend replacing head gaskets on this car even if you have done several head jobs in the past. i run a car lot and I am a skilled mechanic and I will just say I will never do another head job on a catera but if you have already pulled the motor apart before you have read this here is the torque specs for you and good luck i hope you know what you are doing
Cylinder head bolt:
what is the torque specifications for the intake bolts on a ford 4.2L?
The bolts that hold the caliper in place on a 1997 Catera are 3/4 inch. The bolts that hold the caliper together are 7/16 inch. Probably the same hardware.
The torque specs for a Cadillac depend on which engine it has. For most 425, 572, 368, and 500 engines, the torque for the head bolts is 115 ft. pounds. The torque for the cam bolts is 25 ft. pounds, and the torque for the valve covers is 10 ft. pounds.
torque specs on the bolts that hold the rockers on a 4.9 cadillac motor
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In general starters do not have torque specifications. You will want to tighten the starter as tight as you can without breaking the starter bolts.
on my '03' 125SX the head bolts should be 18nm.
You need new head bolts old head bolts been stretched. You have torque head bolts in five passes. First pass torque head bolts 18 ft lbs. Second pass add additional 90 degrees.third pass add additional 90 degrees.fourth pass add additional 90 degrees.fifth pass add 15 degrees.
What are the torque specifications and the tightening sequence of the cylinder head bolts on a 1996 Saturn SL1?
40 lbs on the water pump bolts