Originally Posted by marema
This is my question can you remove the head with the vonos still on?
My book say you need special torque device to tightening the head at 30 foot pounds that seems to be not tight is that right?
Can you use a normal torque wrench ?
Thank You For Your Help
You must remove the vanos........ Pelican Technical Article: BMW Head Gasket Replacement
They recommend you use a calibrated torque wrench for sure accurateness....a good quality one
For '91 to '96 models both 4 and 6 cylinder it's:
Stage 1 30Nm 22Ibf ft
Stage 2 Angle tighten a further 90
Stage 3 Angle tighten a further 90