ARMY TM 9-2805-258-14
AIR FORCE TO 38G2-89-21
NAVY NAVFAC P-8-614-14E
6-7. Piston and Connecting
Installation. (figure 6-3)
(1) Install bearings (5) in oonnecting rod bearing cap (4) and connecting rod (6).
(2) Using ring compressor, install piston (1) with connecting rod (6) in cylinder (2).
N O T E
Before positioning oonnecting rod on crankshaft, ensure arrow on piston is in direction of
rotation. See crankcase area to left of cylinder for reference rotation arrow.
(3) Position connecting rod (6) on crankshaft (7).
(4) Install connecting rod bearing cap (4) and secure with two new nuts (3) and new bolts (8). Torque nuts
to 24-26 Ib-ft (51484 - 55774 gr cm).
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