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Old 12-17-2005, 06:45 PM   #1
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Question Clocking Piston Rings

Any have a diagram on the proper way to clock the piston rings before installing them pistons? Thanks!
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Oil rings at 4 and 8 o'clock, 2nd ring at 6 o'clock, top ring at 12 o'clock and the oil ring expander should be clocked with the top ring. Total Seals come with a guide as to the clocking. From previous experience the top and second need to be 180 no matter what.
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