J Series Torque Specs

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J30 Honda Accord V6 J Series Torque Specs​

Torque Specs (ft/lbs)
Auto Drain Plug: 36
Manual Drain Plug: 29
Spark Plug: 156 in/lbs
Wheel Lug Nuts: 80
Water Pump Retaining Bolts: 104 in/lbs
Thermostat housing cover bolts: 104 in/lbs
Throttle Body Mounting Nuts: 16
Fuel Pressure Regulator:
…i4: 108 in/lbs
…v6: 22
Fuel Pulsation Damper: 16
Engine Stiffener Bolt:
…i4: 10mm bolt: 33
…i4: 12mm bolt: 47
…v6: 28
Transaxle to engine bolts: 47
Subframe Mounting Bolts:
…10mm: 47
…12mm: 75
Clutch Master Cylinder mounting nuts: 110 in/lbs
Clutch release cylinder mounting bolts: 17
Clutch pressure plate bolts: 19
Drive-axle/Hub Nut: 181
Intermediate shaft bearing support bolts: 29
Brake Hose to caliper banjo bolt: 25
Master Cylinder Mounting Nuts: 132 in/lbs
Strut brace mounting nut: 16
Brake booster mounting nuts: 110 in/lbs
Wheel Sensor mounting bolts: 88 in/lbs
Wheel speed sensor bracket nut: 84 in/lbs
Front Caliper Mounting Bolts:
…i4: 54
…v6: 36
Front Caliper Mounting Bracket Bolt: 80
Rear Caliper Mounting Bolts:19
Rear Caliper Mounting Bracket Bolt: 28
Disc to hub screws: 84 in/lb
Rear wheel cylinder nuts: 80 in/lbs
Front Damper Fork Pinch Bolt: 32
Front Damper fork to lower control arm through bolt/nut: 47
Front Lower control arm inner pivot bolt: 47
Front Radius rod to lower control arm bolts 119
Front Radius Rod to cross member nut: 32
Front Damper to Chassis Body Bolts/Nuts:
…8mm: 144in/lbs
…10mm: 37
Front Damper Shaft Nut: 22
Front Stabilizer Bar Link Nut: 29
Front Stabilizer Bar Bracket Bolts: 22
Front Lower Ball Joint Nut: 36-43
Front Upper Ball Joint Nut: 29-35
Front Upper Control Arm Pivot Bolts: 47
Rear lower arm inner pivot bolt: 43
Rear Lower arm to knuckle bolt/nut:43
Rear Control arm inner pivot bolt/nut:40
Rear Control arm to knuckle nut:43
Rear Trailing arm to chassis bolt:43
Rear Trailing arm to knuckle bolt:43
Rear Leading arm inner pivot bolt:43
Rear Leading arm to knuckle bolt:43
Rear Upper arm inner pivot bolt:43
Rear Upper arm to knuckle castle nut:36-43
Rear Hub Nut: 139
Rear Damper Shaft Nut: 22
Rear Stabilizer bar link nut: 29
Rear Stabilizer bar bracket bolts: 22
Rear Shock absorber to knuckle bolt: 43
Rear Shock absorber upper mounting bolts: 37
Front Steering Intermediate shaft pinch bolt: 16
Power Steering Pump Mounting Bolt: 16
Power Steering Line bolts: 96 in/lbs
Steering Wheel Nut: 29
Tie Rod End to steering knuckle nut: 32

For I4 Engines
Fuel Rail Mounting Bolts: 102 in/lbs
Air Intake Plenum Bolts: 16
Valve Cover Bolts: 86 in/lbs
Balance Shaft/Timing Belt Tensioner Nut: 33
Camshaft sprocket bolt: 43
Crankshaft pulley bolt: 181
Flywheel to crankshaft bolt: 76
Drive-plate to crankshaft bolt: 54
Intake Manifold nuts: 16
Exhaust Manifold nuts: 23
Balance Shaft Front/Rear Sprocket Bolt: 22/18
Oil pan to engine bolts: 120 in/lbs
Oil pump housing bolts: 104 in/lbs
Rear Main Seal housing bolts: 104 in/lbs
Timing Belt Cover Bolts: 104 in/lbs
Front Engine Mount:
…Bracket to chassis bolt: 28
…Bracket to engine bolts: 28
…Through Bolt: 47
Rear Engine Mount:
…Mount to chassis bolts: 28
…Bracket to engine bolts: 40
…Nut for mount stud: 40
Left Engine Mount
…Bracket to engine bolt/nuts: 40
…Mount to chassis bolts: 28
Right engine mount
…Through bolt: 40
…Bracket to transaxle nut: 28
…Mount to chassis bolts: 28

Camshaft thrust plate bolt: 16
Camshaft sprocket bolts: 67
Crankshaft pulley bolt: 181
Valve cover bolts: 104 in/lbs
Driveplate bolts: 54
Exhaust Manifold Nuts: 23
Exhaust heat shield bolts: 16
Intake manifold nuts/bolts: 16
Oil Pan Bolts/Nuts: 104 in/lb
Oil Pan Drain Plug: 29
Timing Belt Tensioner Bolt: 104 in/lbs
Timing Belt Idler Bolt: 33
Timing Belt Cover Bolts: 104 in/lbs
Rear Main Seal Oil Retainer Bolt: 104 in/lbs
Left Side engine mount engine bracket bolt: 33
Left Side engine mount insulator through bolt: 40
Front engine mount engine bracket bolt: 28
Rear engine mount engine bracket bolts: 28
Engine mount insulator nut front and rear: 40
Passenger side engine mount bolts: 28

Engine Oil with Filter
…V6: 4.6 quarts
…I4: 4.5 quarts
Auto Transmission Fluid
…V6: 3.1 quarts
…I4: 2.6 quarts
Manual Transmission Fluid
…I4: 2 quarts
…v6: 5.9 quarts
…i4: 5.7 quarts(auto) 5.8 quarts(manual)
Spark plug Gap
…0.039-0.043 inch
Engine Firing Order
…i4: 1 3 4 2
…v6: 1 4 2 5 3 6
Idle Speed
…i4: 650-750
…v6: 630-730
Valve Clearances (cold engine)
…i4: .009-.011 inch
…v6: .008-.009 inch
…v6 & i4: .011-.013 inch
Cyl Cylinder Compression Test Pressure(at WOT)
…Standard: 178 psi
…Minimum: 135 psi
…Max variation between cylinders: 28 psi
Cyl Oil Pressure(warm engine)
…i4: At 3000 rpm: 50 psi
…i4: at idle: 10 psi minimum
…v6: At 3000 rpm: 71 psi
…v6: at idle: 10 psi minimum
Fuel Pressure Key on/Engine Off: 47-54 psi
Fuel Pressure at idle
…i4: vacuum hose attached: 38-46 psi
…i4: vacuum hose detached: 47-54 psi
…v6: vacuum hose attached: 32-40 psi
…v6: vacuum hose detached: 41-48 psi
Fuel Pump Max Pressure: 65 psi
Battery Voltage:
…Engine off: 11.5-12
…Engine on: 13.5-15
Ignition Timing:
…i4: 12 Degrees +/-2 BTDC in Park or Neutral
…v6: 10 Degrees +/-2 BTDC in Park or Neutral

J Series Torque Specs – J32a1, J32a2 & J32a3
J32 Acura TL CL Torque Specs:

Power Steering Pump Bracket: 16ft lbs
Rear Engine Mount Bracket: 58ft lbs
Front Engine Mount Bracket (M/T) : 40ft lbs
Front Engine Mount Bracket (A/T): 40 ft lbs
Side Engine Mount Bracket: 33ft lbs
A/C Compressor Bracket: 33ft lbs
Subframe Bolts: *See Service Manual*
Crankshaft Pulley Bolt: 181 ft lbs
Cam Gear Cover: 8.7 ft lbs
Timing Belt Tensioner: 33 ft lbs
Valve Cover Bolts: 8.7 ft lbs
Rocker Arms: 17 ft lbs
Cam Gear: 67 ft lbs
Cylinder Head Stud Bolts:
Step 1: 29 ft lbs
Step 2: 51 ft lbs
Step 3: 72.3 ft lbs
Oil Pan Pickup Tube *Baffle Screen*: 8.7 ft lbs
Crankshaft Oil Seal: 8.7 ft lbs
Oil Pan: 8.7 ft lbs
Oil Filter: 8.7 ft lbs
Throttle Body: 16 ft lbs
Intake Manifold: 16 ft lbs
Intake Cover: 8.7 ft lbs
Thermostat: 8.7 ft lbs
Water Pump: 8.7 ft lbs