Remove two nuts (2), cap (3), and
lower bearing shell (4) from piston
and connecting rod assembly (5).
Tag piston assembly with cylinder
number for matching during
Push piston and connecting rod
assembly (5) out through top of
cylinder block (6).
Reassemble cap with stamped
number on same side as connecting
rod to assure cap is not rotated 180
(4) Reassemble bearing cap (3) and
lower bearing shell (4) to piston and
connecting rod assembly (5) using
two nuts (2).
(1) Secure piston and connecting rod
assembly (5) in a soft-jawed vise and
remove piston rings (7) with piston
ring pliers (8). Discard piston rings.
Do not damage piston or bushings
during removal of piston pin
Punch a hole through center of one
piston pin retainer (9) with narrow
chisel or punch and pry retainer from
piston (10). Discard retainer.
Withdraw piston pin (11 ) from piston
(1 0) and remove connecting rod
Drive remaining piston pin retainer (9)
out from inside with a brass rod.