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hi there fellow saturday mechanics, changing my thermostat, does anyone happen to know the torque wrench settings? have visited the how to guide, no settings.
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Re: torque settings

Thermostat cup-cylinder head fastening screws: 17 - 21 Nm (13-16ft-lbs).
The manual has this "divided by" symbol inbetween two torque figures for each setting, but nowhere is there a definition of what it means. I've assumed it's a range, min & max, but specifying a range is unusual in my experience. Anyone know for sure what the symbol means?
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Re: torque settings

hi rod,, very strange having 2 figures, guess i will go with the lower number first, if it leaks i will up it to the next figure, thanks mate.
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Re: torque settings

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Thermostat cup-cylinder head fastening screws: 17 - 21 Nm (13-16ft-lbs).
The manual has this "divided by" symbol inbetween two torque figures for each setting, but nowhere is there a definition of what it means. I've assumed it's a range, min & max, but specifying a range is unusual in my experience. Anyone know for sure what the symbol means?
You're correct.
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Re: torque settings

thermostat fitted, warm air in cabin and temp gauge upto 75-85 degrees, should be more economical too, thanks dudes.
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