2001 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 119Get this manual

2001 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 119

14Using the Piston-Pin Puller (pn 0144-003), remove the piston pinAccount for the opposite-side circlipRemove the pistonNOTE:
and the crankshaft is rotated, severe damage will resultNOTE: If the existing rings will not be replaced with new rings,
note the location of each ring for proper installationWhen replacing with new rings, replace as complete set onlyIf the piston
rings must be removed, remove them in this sequenceFig3-308 To service any one specific component, only limited disassembly
of components may be necessaryNote the AT THIS POINT information in each sub-sectionNOTE: The enginetransmission does not
have to be removed from the frame for this procedure Removing Left-Side Components (400 cc 2x4) ACoverStator Assembly 1Remove
the four cap screws securing the recoil cover to the left-side cover; then remove recoil coverAccount for the gasketFig3-309
ATV-1085 AStarting with the top ring, slide one end of the ring out of the ring-grooveBRemove each ring by working it toward