The normal torque for an FE intake is 35lbs. Edelbrock recomends 25lbs. on their aftermarket intake. If you torque to 25 and run the engine and there is a vacuum leak retorque to 35. Use right stuff or RTV on the front and rear of the block to prevent seapage and to ensure a better seal.
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