2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 157Get this manual

2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 157

Incorrect (contact at tooth root) CRANKSHAFT ASSEMBLY Measuring Connecting Rod (Small End Inside Diameter) 1Insert snap gauge
deflection specifications 1If tooth contact pattern is comparable to an incorrect pattern, correct tooth contact according
to the following chart Tooth Contact Contacts at Top Shim Correction Decrease Shim Thickness 1 Contacts at Root 1 Increase
Shim Thickness Measuring Connecting Rod (Big End Side-to-Side) INOTE: To correct tooth contact, steps and (with NOTE) of
"Correcting Backlash" must be followed and the above "Tooth ContactIShim Correction" chart must be consulted 1Push the lower
end of the connecting rod to one side of the crankshaft journal2Using feeler gauge, measure the gap between the connecting
rod and crankshaft ournal After correcting tooth contact, backlash must again be checked and corrected (if necessary)Continue