Ford Fiesta 6 (2008-2019) Torque Spec Settings

Researched by Yien Yien Chan

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Below you'll find the tightening torques for the Ford Fiesta 6 in both Nm and ft/lbs. The first table contains the most-used torque settings. The tables after it contain all torque spec values I could find.

Most-used torque specs for Ford Fiesta 6

Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Drain plug 28 21
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Oil filter Oil filter 15 11
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Spark plugs Spark plugs 15 11
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Intake manifold Intake manifold 18 13
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  • Production years: 2008 - 2019
  • Generation: Sixth
  • Type of van: car
  • Model variant: Base

All Torque Settings in Tables

engine torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Drain plug 28 21
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Oil pan Oil pan 48 35
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Oil filter Oil filter 15 11
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Oil pressure switch Engine Oil Pressure (EOP) switch 18 13
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Oil dipstick Guide tube 8 6
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Oil pump Oil pump screen and pickup tube 9 7
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Spark plugs Spark plugs 15 11
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Intake manifold Intake manifold 18 13
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Throttle body Throttle body 8 6
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Engine block Block heater 3 2
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Engine mounts Engine mounts 48 35
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Sensor Knock Sensor 20 15
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Sensor Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor 8 6
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Sensor Cylinder Head Temperature (CHT) sensor 12 9
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Sensor Wheel speed sensor 9 7
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Starter Starter motors 48 35
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Starter Starter moor electrical terminals 10 7
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Battery Battery 10 7
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Battery Battery bracket 10 7
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Battery Ignition coil 6 4
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Battery Positive battery cable 10 7
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Battery Ground wire 25 18
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Battery Battery tray 10 7
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Battery Battery tray bracket 25 18
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Camshaft Camshaft phaser and sprocket plugs 16 12
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Camshaft CMP - Camshaft position bolt 9 7
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Camshaft Camshaft trigger wheel 21 15
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Camshaft Input shaft bearing 11 8
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Crankshaft Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor 8 6
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Common rail Fuel rail 11 8
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Water pump Coolant pump pulley 20 15
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Heater core Evaporator outlet line bracket 8 6
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Heater core Evaporator outlet line fitting 8 6
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Heater core Heater core and evaporator core housing 6 4
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Fuel/Oil cooler Oil cooler 56 41
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Oil cooler Fender 6 4
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Oil cooler Hood hinge-to-body 25 18
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Oil cooler Hood hinge-to-hood 11 8
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Oil cooler Front bumper-to-radiator support 9 7
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Oil cooler Radiator support front bracket-to-front bumper 9 7
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Oil cooler Radiator support upper 25 18
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Oil cooler Radiator support rear bracket 9 7
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Air conditioning Air conditioning compressor 25 18
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Air conditioning Air conditioning line bracket 9 7
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Accessory drive belt idler pulley bracket 24 18
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Accessory drive belt splash shield 9 7
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing belt cover backplate 9 7
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing belt cover bolts 9 7 Lower
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing belt cover bolts 9 7 Upper
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing belt tensioner 25 18
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PCM PCM 5 4
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PCM PCM cover 5 4
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Fuel system Fuel Pump 5 4
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drivetrain torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Differential Fill plug 43 32
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Differential Differential ring gear 90 66
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Wheel hub assembly Wheel hub 255 188
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Clutch assembly Clutch pedal assembly 25 18
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Clutch assembly Clutch slave cylinder 10 7
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Clutch assembly Clutch housing-to-engine 48 35
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Transmission fluid pan Oil level indicator tube 4 3
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Transmission mount Bellhousing-to-engine 48 35
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Transmission mount Heat shield bolts 10 7
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Transfer Selector lever cable 10 7
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Transfer Selector lever cable bracket 25 18
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Transfer Selector lever cable grommet 9 7
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Transfer Selector lever knob screws 2 1
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steering torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Tie rod end Tie rod end 55 41
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Tie rod end Inner tie-rod end 83 61
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Tie rod end Outer tie-rod end 53 39
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Tie rod end Tie-rod end jam nut 63 46
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Steering rack Steering gear 90 66
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Steering column Steering column 24 18
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Steering column Steering column shaft-to-steering column 32 24
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Steering column Steering column shaft-to-steering gear 32 24
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Steering column Steering column shroud screws 1 1
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Steering column Steering column switch carrier 7 5
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Steering shaft Steering shaft 32 24
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Steering wheel Ignition switch/lock cylinder housing shear 15 11
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Steering wheel Steering wheel 40 30
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exhaust torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Catalytic converter Catalytic converter bracket-to-catalytic converter 25 18
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Catalytic converter Catalytic converter bracket-to-engine 50 37
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Catalytic converter Catalytic converter-to-cylinder head 17 13
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Catalytic converter Catalytic converter heat shield 10 7
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brakes torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Disc brake Brake caliper guide pin 10 7 Minimum
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Disc brake Brake caliper guide pin 28 21 Maximum
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Disc brake Brake flexible hose bracket 26 19
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Brake line Brake hose bracket 25 18
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Brake booster Brake booster 25 18
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Brake pedal Brake pedal 25 18
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Brake pedal Accelerator pedal and sensor 22 16
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Master cylinder Wheel cylinder bleeder screws 6 4
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Master cylinder Wheel cylinder 12 9
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Master cylinder Master cylinder brake tube fittings 18 13
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Parking brake Parking brake cable 10 7
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Parking brake Parking brake control 24 18
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ABS ABS 2 1
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ABS HCU bracket 24 18
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ABS HCU bracket to support plate 9 7
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ABS HCU support plate 9 7
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suspension torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Struts Strut rod 48 35
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Struts Strut upper 30 22
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Shock absorbers/shocks Shock absorber 25 18 Minimum
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Shock absorbers/shocks Shock absorber 115 85 Maximum
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Stabilizer bar Stabilizer bar bracket 48 35
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Sway bar links/Stabilizer links Stabilizer bar link 48 35
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Ball joint Ball joint 52 38
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general torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Example of a Fiesta 6

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