(a) Using a piston ring expander, remove the compression rings.
<b) Remove the two side rails and oil ring expander by hand.
HINT: Arrange the rings in correct order.
3. DISCONNECT CONNECTING ROD FROM PISTON
(a) Using needle-nose pliers, remove the snap rings from the piston.
(b) Gradually heat the piston to approx. 60°C (140°F).
(c> Using a plastic-faced hammer and brass bar, lightly tap out the piston pin and remove the connecting rod.
• The piston and pin are a matched set.
• Arrange the pistons, pins, rings, connecting rods and bearings in correct order.
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