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Another thing he pointed out was that when you are putting in head bolts, you want to oil the head of the bolt and washer. The reason being, when the head bolt is being torqued with out oil, you can and will get false torque readings. As the bolt is being seated, it tends to dig into its seat rather than continuing to thread itself. And sure enough when the head bolts were checked the torque numbers were less than acceptable.