ARP high proformance rod bolts
water cooled rabbit
bolt / nut design
does not fit azz engines
Part Number: 104-6002
Application: VW 1600cc WATER COOLED
Press Fit - Rod Bolt Installation
 Please check the part-number(s) for your application
against the part-number(s) listed on the instruction sheet.
 Make sure there is an adequate chamfer around the top
of the connecting rod bolt hole to clear the radius under
the head of the bolt.
 Press the bolts into the connecting rods and install the
 Use ARP Ultra-Torque Fastener Assembly Lubricant
to lubricate the threads of the bolt and the nut face. Then
install the nuts onto the bolts and tighten them hand tight.
 ARP recommends using the STRETCH METHOD when
tightening the bolts. Following the instructions for using a
stretch gauge, Stretch the bolts to . 0065 - . 0070 .
 If you do not have a stretch gauge, torque the bolts to
40 ft-lbs using ARP Ultra-Torque Fastener
 The connecting rods should always be re-sized after new
rod bolts are installed.
 A log should be kept on the original non-torqued length of
each bolt. Bolts that have any permanent deformation or
have increased in non-torqued length by more than .001
in. should be replaced.