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Old 08-03-2019, 10:12 AM
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Main cap bolts

Rebuilding 2001 Jeep 4.0. are the main bearing cap bolts torque to yield bolts or may I use the original bolts provided they are put back in the same location

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Old 08-03-2019, 02:26 PM
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Does anybody know. I have Googled it and I cannot seem to find an answer

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Old 08-03-2019, 05:05 PM   #3
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Donít think yield bolts were used back when the 4.0 came out
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Old 08-03-2019, 05:19 PM
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Thank you that article was very informative
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Old 08-03-2019, 05:27 PM   #5
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I'm pretty sure they are not torque-to-yield.
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Old 08-07-2019, 02:48 PM   #6
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new bolts are like $70. If it were me, I'd just replace them. Better safe than sorry.

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