Affected vehicles: 1991-1993 Saab 900 with 2.1L engines (B212).
The torque procedure cards included in Saab B212 cylinder head gasket
kits, P/N 93 21 597 and B212 cylinder head gasket, P/N 87 87 111, are
The correct specifications are as follows:
• Stage I: 44 ft.lbs. (60 Nm)
• Stage II: 59 ft.lbs. (80 Nm)
• Stage III: tighten a further 90°
Some or all of this information was provided by the Automotive
Parts Remanufacturers Association (APRA). For more information on
technical bulletins available through APRA call 703-968-2772 or visit www.AutoBulletins.com.