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Detroit Diesel series 50 specs, bolt torques, spec sheets, manual



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Essential bolt tightening torques are the main bearing cap bolt torque, the connecting rod cap bolt torque and the cylinder head bolt torques.


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Workshop manual, specs and bolt torques for Detroit Diesel series 50 engines


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  Detroit Diesel Series 50 essential bolt torques

Main Bearing capscrews
470-530 Nm, 347-391 lb.ft

Connecting Rod Bolts
160-185 Nm, 118-137 lb.ft

Cylinder head Bolts
Engines up to Sept 2002
250-285 Nm, 185-210 lb.ft

Engines after Sept 2002
298 Nm, 220 lb.ft


  Detroit Diesel Series 50 key engine specs

Displacement
8.5 liter, 519 CID

Bore
130 mm, 5.12 in

Stroke
160 mm, 6.30 in
 
Weight:
approx:
1012 kg, 2230 lb

Compression ratio:
16.5:1

Power 
250 to 320 hp, 187 to 239 kW
@ 2100 rpm

Dimensions 
approx:
length = 1090 mm, 43 in
width = 1123 mm, 44 in
height = 1207 mm, 48 in




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