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21/07/2014 Top ring and 2nd ring end gaps should be oriented 180* opposite of each other.

Upper and lower bottom ring spacer end gaps should also be oriented exactly opposite of each other, and these gaps should be offset a bit from the gaps of the top two rings.

, Piston and Piston Ring Tools: HCP23597 Aftermarket piston base HOLDER TOOL.

Flat slotted tool protects the piston skirts from flopping around and getting damaged while removing or installing the cylinder jugs.

You’ll need to use two (2) per engine.

For all XJ-series engines.

Each: $ 17.

95 HCP9771 Aftermarket piston ring COMPRESSOR TOOL.

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, 09/04/2020 BTW Rebore, pistons and rings will cost you at least 500 USD probably more – and that’s if you can find the oversized parts.

Cars are MUCH cheaper for this kind of thing.

XJ550 + 598 motor.

, – worn or broken piston rings , excessive wear or damage to cylinders, *leaking intake valve stem seals.

* while bluish smoke from the exhaust can be caused by worn exhaust valve seals, that situation will not foul your spark plugs.

Consider what happens: oil pools above the valve guides, and coats the valve stems every time they rise.

These.

, 14/03/2019 The piston crowns have between the valve recesses the letter C and an arrow facing front of the engine.

On the piston at the ignition pick up side there is a very faint line which might be seen as a number 1 but not definite.

On next piston a 2 then next a 3.

On the piston at the clutch side there is only the arrow and the C.

, HCP5587 OEM complete PISTON RING SET, for all XJ750 air-cooled engines, 1st oversize (= +0.

25mm), does one piston , each set: $ 99.

95 HCP5587SET4 OEM complete PISTON RING SETS, 4 complete sets: $ 389.

95 HCP5588 OEM complete PISTON RING SET, for all XJ750 air-cooled engines, 2nd oversize (= +0.

50mm), does one piston , each set: $ 99.

95, UPDATED LIST AS OF 10-13-2013: Since our last update, we’ve added quite a few more parts, along with more information and updated application listings.

, – CARB VACUUM PISTON OPERATION: Having the carb piston bore fully polished is an incredibly important task when rebuilding a set of carbs, as any restriction to the free and almost friction-less movement of the vacuum piston will create a variety of performance-related problems.

You can review this issue (the vacuum piston “CLUNK TEST”) at:, Piston and Piston Ring Tools: HCP23597 Aftermarket piston base HOLDER TOOL.

Flat slotted tool protects the piston skirts from flopping around and getting damaged while removing or installing the cylinder jugs.

You’ll need to use two (2) per engine.

For all XJ-series engines.

Each: $ 17.

95 HCP9771 Aftermarket piston ring COMPRESSOR TOOL.

Wide.

, Now, in an engine, the monster that is responsible for the creation of a “lower pressure area” is the piston and it’s cylinder.

As the piston is mechanically (via the crankshaft and the connecting rod) drawn down into the bowels of the cylinder, the ring -tight seal of the piston to the cylinder walls evacuates the area of the cylinder above it.

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