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CATERPILLAR C32 Essential Diesel Engine Bolt Tightening Torques


CAT C32 Main Bearing Bolts
Main bearing cap bolts
step 1 = 258 Nm, 190 lb.ft
step 2 = + 120 degrees

CAT C32 Connecting Rod Bolts
step 1 = finger tight
step 2 = 70 Nm, 50 lb.ft
step 3 = + 60 degrees

CAT C32 Cylinder Head Bolts
26 large bolts
step 1 = 450 Nm, 330 lb.ft
step 2 = repeat step 1

13 smaller peripheral bolts
45 Nm, 33 lb.ft

CATERPILLAR C32 Diesel Engine Specs


CAT C32 Displacement, bore and stroke

32.1 liter, 1959 CID

5.71 in, 142 mm

6.38 in, 162 mm

CAT C32 Arrangement
V12 turbo,

CAT C32 Power
Industrial Engine
950-1350 kW @ 1800-2100 rpm

CAT C32 Dimensions, weight and compression ratio

length = 2083 mm, 82 inch
width = 1473 mm, 58 inch
height = 1499 mm, 59 inch

2435 kg, 5368 lb

Compression ratio

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