For Ford 6.0 Head Studs to replace the failure prone head bolts on the following vehicles:
2003-2007 Ford F-Series Trucks w/ 6.0 Liter Diesel Engine
2004-2010 Ford E-Series Vans w/ 6.0 Liter Diesel Engine
2003-2005 Ford Excursion w/ 6.0 Liter Diesel Engine
20 Head Studs
20 12-point nuts
20 Hardened Parallel Washers
INSTALLATION METHOD FOR HEAD STUD KITS:
1. Clean and inspect all hardware prior to installation. Look for obvious defects or shipping damages, plus proper fit, length and dimension.
2. To ensure proper thread engagement and accurate torque readings, clean ALL threads in the block. Chase if necessary with a Thread Chaser.
3. Screw studs into the block “HAND TIGHT ONLY”.
NOTE: LOCTITE MAY BE USED IF A PERMANENT MOUNTING OF THE STUDS IS PREFERRED. THE FASTENERS, HOWEVER, MUST BE TORQUED PRIOR TO THE LOCTITE SETTING UP.