Originally Posted by LittleBlue
About to do mine in the next couple of days and wondering about the torque, first was mentioned 18ft lbs then a full 90 degrees, then 59ft lbs, wouldn't the 18+90 degrees equate to 59 ft lbs ?
According to BMW TIS: 18ft lbs + 90 degrees for the belt tensioner
BMW TIS and Bentley Manual: (Ina) Idler pulley that is attached to the alternator 59ft lbs.
Check the pictures I posted on previous page.