Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Early 911S Rookie Needs Torque Specs

  1. #1

    Early 911S Rookie Needs Torque Specs

    Hello - I'm just completing my first oil change on the '67 911S I bought from Rick Cabell, and notice that page E 125 in my factory manual is blank...that's where the index says the engine torque specs are. #$%^&^(*!!!

    Could someone please provide me specs for the engine / oil Tank drain plugs, and the engine sump cover nuts?

    Also, what's a good source for this info? I'm compulsive about using a toraue wrench!

    Thanks, Bob S.
    Bob Schaefer

    67 911S (Canary / Lemon yellow sunroof coupe w/100l tank on COA & Kardex 1 of 1 produced??)



    70 914/6 (2.7l RS spec engine, but searching for 6404915 original)

  2. #2
    Goldmember ttweed's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2002
    Location
    La Jolla, CA
    Posts
    1,429

    Re: Early 911S Rookie Needs Torque Specs

    Originally posted by Bob Schaefer
    page E 125 in my factory manual is blank
    Bob-
    Mine is not blank, but the torque spec for those bolts is not there anyway. I believe the two large bolts for the oil drain plugs (the ones with the aluminum crush washers) are torqued to something like 27-32 ft. lbs., just enough to crush the washer and seal. The small bolts which hold the sump plate on are less, about 8-10 ft. lbs. Wayne Dempsey lists 31 and 8 ft. lbs., respectively, in his book.

    HTH,
    TT
    Tom Tweed
    Early S Registry #257
    R Gruppe #232
    Rennlist Founding Member #990416-1164
    PCA National DE Instructor
    Read my surf novel!

Similar Threads

  1. Torque Specs
    By 356robo in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-30-2007, 09:56 AM
  2. Throttle Body Torque Specs
    By jayzoll in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 05-01-2005, 06:35 PM
  3. aluminum lug nut torque specs
    By NiceT in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 04-27-2005, 02:54 AM
  4. Steel Lug Torque Specs.
    By BradAndersonPHOTOWERKS in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-10-2002, 09:23 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Message Board Disclaimer and Terms of Use
This is a public forum. Messages posted here can be viewed by the public. The Early 911S Registry is not responsible for messages posted in its online forums, and any message will express the views of the author and not the Early 911S Registry. Use of online forums shall constitute the agreement of the user not to post anything of religious or political content, false and defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise to violate the law and the further agreement of the user to be solely responsible for and hold the Early 911S Registry harmless in the event of any claim based on their message. Any viewer who finds a message objectionable should contact us immediately by email. The Early 911S Registry has the ability to remove objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary.