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what is the cylinder head bolt torque specs for 2005 Dodge stratus 2.4L


start with the center bolts

start with the center bolts and work your way back and forth out across the head, here's the specs, its in four steps:

First: All to 34 N·m (25 ft. lbs.)
Second: All to 82 N·m (60 ft. lbs.)
Third: All to 82 N·m (60 ft. lbs.)
CAUTION: Do not use a torque wrench for the Fourth step.

Fourth: Turn all bolts an additional 1/4 Turn

let me know if you need a pic of the prosses.
mws919

thanks, I dont need pic. By

thanks, I dont need pic. By chance would you have timing marks for cam. I think they line up cam to cam with rear cam half notch below, but havent done one in a few yrs and cant remember.

arrows on cam gear spokes up

arrows on cam gear spokes up and slots in cam pulley toward each other and level across.
can also send pic of marks if needed.

Thanks again, I would

Thanks again, I would definately appreciate a pic of timing marks.

need a email ad. to send to.

need a email ad. to send to.

hotvw1974@yahoo.com

check email and let us know,

check email and let us know, mws919

thanks very much that is what

thanks very much that is what I needed

glad i could help, need any

glad i could help, need any thing eles, i'm here.

Sounds like you might be new

Sounds like you might be new at this. No problem. Let me know, and I'll post tips.

for timing marks and

for timing marks and instructions---

Try www.autozone.com for the step-by step guide along with pictures for this procedure.
Once at the site identify you car under the heading "current Vehicle"
Next click "Repair Info" on the tabs below the AutoZone logo.
At the middle of the page go to "Your Ride, Your Guide" and click "Become a member" set you username and password
Log-in and click "Vehicle repair guide"
Select the category for the repair needed.
Select (on the left) type of repair needed.
Page opens to your repair info.


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