2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 309Get this manual

2005 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 309

#1 Compression and Oil Ring Expander End Gap I NOTE: Note the direction of the exhaust side of the piston (5) for correct
respect to the crankcase 3Lubricate the inside wall of the cylinder; then using ring compressor or the fingers, compress
the rings and slide the cylinder over the pistonRoute the cam chain up through the cylinder cam chain housing; then remove
the piston holder and seat the cylinder firmly on the crankcaseIncorrect installation of the piston rings will result in
engine damage 1Install the piston on the connecting rod making sure there is circlip on each side and the open end of the
circlip faces upwardsINOTE: The piston should be installed so the arrow points toward the exhaust The cylinder should slide