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post #1 of 3 Old Sep 12th, 2012, 6:12 pm Thread Starter
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retorque oilheads for head gasket oil drip

Should I just retorque when cold without breaking them loose . Then chris-cross set the wrench to proper torque intill it clicks once. I heard breaaking them free can cause more leakage problems on a bike with over 10,000 miles on it
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Re: retorque oilheads for head gasket oil drip

I have always loosened all the nuts so the torquing can be done criss cross in 2 or 3 stages until the correct torque is achieved.

At 10,000 miles the engine is not broken in yet.

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Re: retorque oilheads for head gasket oil drip

All done retorque and valve adjustment, sounds good,runs good and no -oil leakage at all.
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