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These torque specs were taken from Internationals Service Manual for a late model Scout II. This is meant to be a general guideline. Actual values may vary depending on specific models, please double check values for your specific application. 

Now that the liability stuff is taken care of. Here you go...

 

Lug Nuts -   90-110 ft*lbs

Body Bolts -   35-50 ft*lbs

Brake Hose Banjo Bolt -   24-27 ft*lbs

Driveshaft U-Bolts (5/16-24 thread) -   14-17 ft*lbs

Spark Plugs -   28-30 ft*lbs 

 

Steering - 

  • Steering Box to Frame 1/2 NC -   45-50 ft*lbs
  • Steering Box to Bracket 1/2 NC -   60-80 ft*lbs
  • Steering Box to Frame 7/16 NC -   35-40 ft*lbs
  • Pitman Arm to Steering Box -   160-180 ft*lbs
  • Hose Connections -   20-30 ft*lbs
  • Tie-Rod Clamp Bolts -   10-14 ft*lbs

 

Springs - 

  • Shock Absorber Mounting Bolt Nuts -   45-50 ft*lbs
  • Spring U-Bolt Nuts (stock) -   65-80 ft*lbs
  • Spring Shackle and Mounting Bracket Bolt Nuts -   75-85 ft*lbs (tighten with body weight on springs)

 

Front Axle -

  • Lower Ball Joint Nut -   80 ft*lbs
  • Upper Ball Joint Threaded Sleeve -   50 ft*lbs
  • Upper Ball Joint Nut -   100 ft*lbs + line up with cotter pin slot.
  • Wheel Bearing Adjusting Nut - 30 ft*lbs then back off 1/4 turn
  • Wheel Bearing Jam Nut -   125-150 ft*lbs
  • Hub Assembly Mounting Bolts -   32-40 ft*lbs
  • Front Diff Pinion Yoke Nut -   200-220 ft*lbs
  • Front Diff Ring Gear Bolts -   45-50 ft*lbs
  • Front Diff Bearing Cap Bolts -   35-50 ft*lbs
  • Front Diff Cover Plate -   15-25 ft*lbs

 

Rear Axle -

  • Rear Diff Pinion Yoke Nut -   175-225 ft*lbs
  • Rear Diff Ring Gear Bolts -   45-65 ft*lbs
  • Rear Diff Bearing Cap Bolts -   70-90 ft*lbs 
  • Rear Diff Cover Plate -   15-25 ft*lbs 
  • Rear Axle Shaft Flange Nuts -   15 ft*lbs 

 

Engine -

Below values based on threads lubricated with engine oil.

5/16-18 and 5/16-24 Bolts - 

  • All locations except as listed -   14-16 ft*lbs
  • Oil Pump Mounting -   25-30 ft*lbs

3/8-16 and 3/8-24 Bolts - 

  • All locations except as listed -   25-30 ft*lbs
  • Water Pump Mounting -   40-45 ft*lbs
  • Clamp, Water Pipe to Cylinder Head -   10-15 ft*lbs
  • Compressor Bracket to Cylinder Head -   40-45 ft*lbs
  • Oil Filter Base to Crankcase -   27-32 ft*lbs
  • Connecting Rod Bolts (V-304, V-304A, V-345) -   45-55 ft*lbs
  • Connecting Rod Bolts (V-392) -   40-45 ft*lbs
  • Flywheel to Crankshaft -   45-55 ft*lbs

7/16-14 and 7/16-20 Bolts - 

  • All locations except as listed -   35-40 ft*lbs
  • Camshaft Gear to Camshaft -   55-65 ft*lbs

1/2-13 Bolts - 

  • Cylinder Head Bolts -   90-110 ft*lbs
  • Main Bearing Cap Bolts -   75-85 ft*lbs
  • Engine Mounting Bracket -   70-80 ft*lbs
  • Stabilizer Bracket to Engine (where used) -   70-80 ft*lbs
  • Bell Housing Bolts to Engine (4 cyl. and V8) -   105 ft*lbs