2006 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 144Get this manual

2006 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 144

Removing Piston Rings 1Starting with the top ring, slide one end of the ring out of the ring-groove Measuring Piston Pin
ring and snap it into two pieces; then grind the end of the old ring to 45' angle and to sharp edge2Using the sharpened ring
as tool, clean carbon from the ring-groovesBe sure to position the ring with its tapered side up CAUTION Improper cleaning
of the ring-grooves by the use of the wrong type of ring-groove cleaner will result in severe damaae to the tiston 2Insert
an inside dial indicator into the piston-pin boreThe diameter must not exceed specificationsTake two measurements to ensure
accuracy Measuring Piston-Ring End Gap (Installed) 1Place each piston ring in the wear portion of the cylinderUse the piston