[Vwdiesel] Headbolt Washers

peter blake pila47 at yahoo.com
Sun Jun 20 18:27:54 PDT 2010

 The head is aluminum, the bolts are steel, aluminum is way softer
than steel, without the washers to spread the load u couldn't get
your torque values against the head. Go to the junkyard and get a
few washers,don't use something from the local hardware store.
--- On Sun, 6/20/10, Stephen Kraus <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Stephen Kraus <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com>
> Subject: [Vwdiesel] Headbolt Washers
> To: "vw fans" <vwdiesel at vwfans.com>
> Date: Sunday, June 20, 2010, 6:10 PM
> I am missing two of my headbolt
> washers, but it seems like the bolts have
> plenty of space in the bolt holes to go down without
> bottoming out without
> the washers. So are the washers a neccessary step?
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