2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 240Get this manual

2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 240

Correct 2Maximum diameter specifications Measuring Connecting Rod (Small End Deflection) 1Place the crankshaft on set of
the connecting rod and crankshaft journal Shim Correction 1 Contacts at Root Decrease Shim Thickness Increase Shim Thickness
ITo correct tooth contact, steps and (with NOTE) of "Correcting Backlash" must be followed and the above "Tooth ContactIShim
Correction" chart must be consulted A CAUTION After correcting tooth contact, backlash must again be checked and corrected
(if necessary)Continue the correcting backlashlcorrecting tooth contact procedures until they are both within tolerance values
3.Acceptable gap specifications CRANKSHAFT ASSEMBLY Measuring Connecting Rod (Small End Inside Diameter) Measuring Connecting
Rod (Big End Width) 1Insert snap gauge into the upper connecting rod small end bore; then remove the gauge and measure it
with micrometer 1Using calipers, measure the width of the connecting rod at the big-end bearing 2Acceptable width specifications