help find torqe setting for briggs head bolts

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by milkman2, Mar 22, 2007.

  1. milkman2

    milkman2 LawnSite Member
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    can someone please tell me where to find the torque pattern and setting for my 16hp briggs 28u707 1174 engine?
     
  2. fly-4-fun

    fly-4-fun LawnSite Member
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    I think this is the pattern you use to tighten the bolts, and you torque the heads in three steps.
    1. First step 75 INCH POUNDS
    2. Second step 150 INCH POUNDS
    3. Third step 220 INCH POUNDS

    That is the final torque value for the head.

    Hope this helps.

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  3. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    Well fly-4-fun, You beat me by 10 minutes. I'm still learning how to use my new scanner.
     
  4. fly-4-fun

    fly-4-fun LawnSite Member
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    Just trying to help, Rob. I'm not as informed as some, but what I do know I don't mind sharing with others. :waving: :usflag:
     
  5. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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  6. milkman2

    milkman2 LawnSite Member
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    Thanks for the help gentlemen.
     

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