Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Vern's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Grand Haven, MI
    Posts
    3,571
    +1
    112

    Need 1 torque setting on exhaust ...

    OK, my printed manual is at the cottage, and the ski is in the garage at home. On the funky clamp that attaches the J pipe to the exhaust manifold, that loooong 10 mm nut ... can anybody tell me the torque setting for that nut? I just don't want to overtighten it and break it ...

    I should be firing the ski up finally today ... did a lot of little stuff including carbon fiber/epoxy resin reinforcement of the (water side) of the pump tunnel (minor gelcoat cracks pissed me off, decided to make sure nothing happens there), switched intercoolers, triple bearing, front motor mount, ss liner, adj ring venturi with bailers removed, bilge pump, RR thru hull, waterbox mod, 15/20 pulled back 2mm, Riva finger throttle, etc. Hoping for no leaks, no drips, no problems! Still have reflashed RR ECU and Les Cooke A kit sitting on the sidelines for later maybe ...


  2. #2

    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Logan Township, NJ
    Posts
    280
    I will look if there is a number...But I tighten it all the way up until you see the ends almost touch. It would be hard for you to break it.

    Peter

  3. #3
    Red Devil's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Chesterfield/Richmond, VA
    Posts
    1,812
    Vern,

    As many times that I have had my J pipe on and off, I have never torqued it to any setting. I didn't even think there was a setting for that nut. The nut will just basically stop when that clamp gets tight. There is no need to "wrench" it on either because the way the nut works together with the bolt, it would be virtually impossible for the nut to back itself off, or even turn at all. It you notice when removing it, that nut requires some serious torque just to back it all of the way off.

  4. #4
    Yuji's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Prince Albert Saskatchewan, Canada
    Posts
    289
    The funky clamp is supposed to be torqued to 11 N*m (97 lbf*in)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Quick, need Torque setting for trailer axle
    By Morphd in forum Sea Doo How To & FAQs
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-29-2013, 05:19 AM
  2. Ideas Needed For A New Exhaust Set Up For Bumble Bee
    By Mik72e in forum Conversion PWC Performance Skis
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 05-07-2009, 10:10 AM
  3. 911 Help: Need Factory Torque Settings - All of Them??
    By BartenderSmalley in forum Sea Doo Open Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 08-17-2008, 01:04 PM
  4. Could someone post the torque settings??
    By 1 FAST VE in forum 4-Tec Performance
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-11-2005, 07:50 PM
  5. Torque setting for oil pressure relief valve plug???
    By CRS in forum 4-Tec Performance
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-27-2005, 10:50 PM

Posting Permissions

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