2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 128Get this manual

2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 128

NOTE: Support the connecting rod with rubber bands to avoid damaging the rod or install the Connecting Rod Holder (pIn 0444-006)
each ring by working it toward the dome of the piston while rotating it out of the grooveIf' AT THIS POINT Servicing Top-Side
To service piston, see Components sub-sectionIf' AT THIS POINT To service center crankcase components only, proceed to Removing
Left-Side Components 3Remove the flange nut securing the starter cup to the crankshaft; then remove the starter cupAccount
for the O-ring inside the cup Left-Side Components NOTE: For efficiency, it is preferable to remove and disassemble only
those components which need to be addressed and to service only those componentsThe technician should use discretion and
sound judgmentIf' AT THIS POINT 4Remove the gear shift stopper (located above the hillow shift shaft)Account for the washer,
spring, and stopper To service anyone specific component, only limited disassembly of components may be necessaryNote the