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Torque Settings - HELP!!

I'm about to put the heads back on my 351 cleveland (4V) but I don't have the torque settings. Can anyone help out?
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i think the last stage is around 120nm but i cant remember....someone here will know though....
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Hoonboy,

1st - 75nm
2nd - 102nm
3rd - 129-142nm

You can do it in four if 75nm is too much for you for the 1st step, sometimes can be a pain if the engine is still in the car. do the 1st to 50nm then continue on with the other three stages.
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Torque settings

Im old fashioned, Head bolts are done in three stages
Starting from the centre outwards
1-75lbs/ft
2-90lbs/ft
3-105-110lbs/ft

1lb/ft=1.36nM
1nM=.7375lb/ft
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