Chevrolet Colorado 1 (2004-2012) Torque Spec Settings

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Below you'll find the tightening torques for the Chevrolet Colorado 1 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 settings for Chevrolet Colorado 1

Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Oil pan drain plug 26 19
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil filter Oil filter 30 22
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Drive belt tensioner bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Differential Rear differential drain plug 33 24
  • 2.8L Engine
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Differential Rear differential drain plug 33 24
  • 2.9L Engine
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Differential Rear differential drain plug 33 24
  • 3.7L Engine
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Differential Rear differential drain plug 33 24
  • 5.3L Engine
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Disc brake Front brake caliper bolts 110 81
  • 2.8L Engine
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Disc brake Front brake caliper bolts 110 81
  • 2.9L Engine
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Disc brake Front brake caliper bolts 110 81
  • 3.7L Engine
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Disc brake Front brake caliper bolts 110 81
  • 5.3L Engine
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Wheels Wheel lug nut 136 100
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  • Production years: 2004 - 2012
  • Generation: 1
  • Type of van: pickup
  • Model variant: Base
  • Also known as: GMC Canyon 1 Isuzu i-series Holden Colorado

All Torque Settings in Tables

engine torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Oil pan drain plug 26 19
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pan Oil pan bolt - ends 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pan Oil pan bolt - sides 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil filter Oil filter 30 22
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil filter Oil filter adapter 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil filter Oil filter bypass hole plug 14 10
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pressure switch Oil pressure switch 20 15
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil dipstick Oil level indicator tube bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pump Oil pump cover bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pump Oil pump pipe and screen assembly bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Oil pump Oil pump pressure relief valve plug 14 10
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Piston rods Connecting rod cap bolt 25 18 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Cylinder head Cylinder head bolt 30 22 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Cylinder head Cylinder head end bolts 7 5 First pass, Short
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Cylinder head Cylinder head end bolts 7 5 First pass, Long
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Cylinder head Cylinder head access hole plug 5 4 Plastic
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Cylinder head Cylinder head oil gallery plug 38 28
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Spark plugs Spark plug 18 13
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Intake manifold Intake manifold bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Throttle body Throttle control module bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine block Engine block coolant plug 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine block Engine block oil gallery plug - side 35 26
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine mount bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine mount to Frame bracket bolt 85 63
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine front cover bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine front cover - center 8 6 Small bolt
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine front cover spacer bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine front lift bracket bolt 5 4 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Engine mounts Engine front lift bracket bolt 50 37 Final pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Sensor Coolant temperature sensor 16 12
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Sensor Crankshaft position sensor bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Sensor Exhaust camshaft position sensor bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Sensor Intake camshaft position sensor bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Sensor Knock sensor 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Alternator Generator mounting bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Starter Starter motor bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Starter Starter motor nut 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Starter Starter motor stud 16 12
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Starter Starter solenoid to S terminal nut 4 3
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Battery Battery positive cable to Starter terminal nut 9 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Battery Battery negative cable to Engine block bolt 35 26
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Battery Ignition control module bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Camshaft Camshaft cap bolt 12 9
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Camshaft Camshaft cover bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Camshaft Camshaft position actuator valve bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Camshaft Exhaust camshaft actuator bolt 25 18 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Camshaft Intake camshaft sprocket bolt 20 15 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Crankshaft main bearing cap bolt 25 18 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Crankshaft rear oil seal housing bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Crankshaft balancer bolt 150 111 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Balance shaft retaining bolt 12 9
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Balance shaft chain guide bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Crankshaft Balance shaft chain tensioner bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Common rail Fuel injector rail bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Water pump Water pump bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Water pump Water pump pulley bolt 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Heater core Heater inlet pipe bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Heater core Heater outlet fitting 45 33
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Heater core Heater outlet hose/pipe bracket to Left engine mount bolt 9 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Radiator Thermostat housing bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Radiator Water outlet bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Air conditioning A/C compressor hose/pipe bracket bolt 9 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Drive belt idler pulley bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Drive belt tensioner bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing chain tensioner bolt 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing chain tensioner guide bolt 18 13
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing chain tensioner shoe bolt 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Belt tensioner/Timing chains Timing chain top guide bolt 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Fuel system Fuel hose/pipe bracket nut 20 15
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Fuel system Fuel pressure regulator bolt 8 6
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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drivetrain torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Differential Differential carrier assembly bushing to Frame bolt 152 112
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Flywheel/Flex plate Engine flywheel bolt 25 18 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Transmission mount/case Transmission mounting bolts 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Transmission mount/case Transmission oil cooler pipes bracket bolt 20 15
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Torque converter Torque converter bolts 60 44
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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steering torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Power steering Power steering pump bolt 25 18
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Power steering Power steering pump bracket bolt 50 37
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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exhaust torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Exhaust manifold Exhaust manifold bolt 20 15 First pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Exhaust manifold Exhaust manifold bolt 20 15 Second pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Exhaust manifold Exhaust manifold bolt 20 15 Final pass
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Exhaust manifold Exhaust manifold heat shield nut 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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Exhaust manifold Exhaust manifold heat shield stud 10 7
  • 3.5L Engine
  • 2WD
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brakes torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to

suspension torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to

general torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to

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