PISTON AND CYLINDER ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
When removing piston from engine, use care and avoid damaging piston cooling nozzle installed in base of
Install two connecting rod guides (7) on two connecting rod bolts (8) to protect crankshaft journal. Push connecting rod
and piston assembly (9) through top of cylinder block.
Connecting rod caps are numbered according to cylinder position with matching numbers stamped on tang
side of connecting rod. Always assemble rods and caps in original positions as marked.
Assemble connecting rod and piston assembly (9), connecting rod cap (5), and lower connecting rod bearing shell (6).
Install two connecting rod cap nuts (4) hand tight.