The connecting rod cap bolts are tightened in progressive steps

(a) Apply engine oil to the cylinder walls, the pistons, and the surfaces of connecting rod bearings.

(b) Check the position of the piston ring ends.

TMC Made:

Front Front Mark

TMMK Made:


Front Mark


(c) Using a piston ring compressor, push the correctly numbered piston and connecting rod assemblies into each cylinder with the front mark of the piston facing forward. NOTICE:

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