Following the rules is sometimes not as fun as not following them. But when discussing torque sequences and recommended torque specifications, vehicle owners will have a happier life by following the rules.
Torque specifications vary by fastener brand, lubricants used, and other factors, but the correct head bolt torque sequence usually remains constant for each specified engine.
OnAllCylinders has created a series of quick-reference infographics containing the torque sequences of several engines makes.
For this torque-sequence guide, we’re focusing on Chrysler 6-cylinder engines.
(Infographic by OnAllCylinders’ Lori Sams)