2008 Arctic Cat 400/500/650/700 ATV Service Manual, Page 52Get this manual

2008 Arctic Cat 400/500/650/700 ATV Service Manual, Page 52

CCylinder DPiston NOTE: Steps 1-11 in the preceding sub-section must precede this procedure 12Remove the two nuts securing
sub-section Do not allow the connecting rod to go down inside the crankcaseIf the rod is down inside the crankcase and the
crankshaft is rotated, severe damage will result ! CAUTION When removing the cylinder, be sure to support the piston to prevent
damage to the crankcase and piston NOTE: If the existing rings will not be replaced with new rings, note the location of
each ring for proper installationWhen replacing with new rings, replace as complete set onlyIf the piston rings must be removed,
remove them in this sequence 14Using an awl, remove one piston-pin circlipTake care not to drop it into the crankcase AStarting
with the top ring, slide one end of the ring out of the ring-grooveBRemove each ring by working it toward the dome of the