Revision: 2005 August 2005 350Z
? After repairing, start engine and increase engine speed to check engine coolant, fuel, engine oil, and
exhaust gases for leakage.
Parts Requiring Angle Tightening ABS009Y6
? Use angle wrench [SST: KV10112100 (BT8653-A)] for the final tightening of the following engine parts:
? Cylinder head bolts
? Main bearing cap bolts
? Connecting rod cap bolts
? Crankshaft pulley bolt
? Do not use a torque value for final tightening.
? The torque value for these parts are for a preliminary step.
? Ensure thread and seat surfaces are clean and coated with engine oil.
Precautions for Liquid Gasket ABS009Y7
REMOVAL OF LIQUID GASKET SEALING
? After removing mounting bolts and nuts, separate the mating
surface using seal cutter [SST] and remove old liquid gasket
Be careful not to damage the mating surfaces.
? Tap seal cutter to insert it, and then slide it by tapping on the
side as shown in the figure.
? In areas where seal cutter [SST] is difficult to use, use plastic
hammer to lightly tap the parts, to remove it.
If for some unavoidable reason tool such as screwdriver is
used, be careful not to damage the mating surfaces.
LIQUID GASKET APPLICATION PROCEDURE
1. Using scraper, remove old liquid gasket adhering to the gasket
application surface and the mating surface.
? Remove liquid gasket completely from the groove of the gas-
ket application surface, mounting bolts, and bolt holes.
2. Wipe the liquid gasket application surface and the mating sur-
face with white gasoline (lighting and heating use) to remove
adhering moisture, grease and foreign materials.
3. Attach liquid gasket tube to tube presser [SST: WS39930000
Use Genuine RTV Silicone Sealant or equivalent. Refer to
RECOMMENDED CHEMICAL PRODUCTS AND
4. Apply liquid gasket without breaks to the specified location with
the specified dimensions.
? If there is a groove for liquid gasket application, apply liquid
gasket to the groove.