CONNECTING ROD ASSEMBLY REPAIR
1. See Work Package 0028 for Standard Cleaning Procedures.
All parts must be inspected with care. Replace parts if damage or wear exceeds allowable limits.
1. See Work Package 0028 for Standard Inspection Procedures.
2. Visually inspect rod assembly (6) for cracks and for twisted or bent condition. Replace
cracked, bent, or twisted rods.
Under no circumstances can connecting rods be straightened. Destroy
any rod found damaged to ensure it will not be reused in an engine.
3. Inspect piston pin sleeve bearing (7) for pitting, galling, scoring, or discoloration. Mark
damaged bearings for replacement.
WP 0143 00-4