1985-1990 Suzuki LT50 Service Manual, Page 35Get this manual

1985-1990 Suzuki LT50 Service Manual, Page 35

SERV ICING ENG INE As result of the measurement, if the cylinder clearance exceeds the following limit, overhaul the cylinder
the piston and piston ring grooves, as shown in FigAfter cleaning the grooves, fit the rings and rotate them in their respective
grooves to be sure that they move smoo th lyCarbon in groove is liable to cause the piston ring to get stuck in the groove,
and this condi tion will lead to reduced engine power outputA piston whose sliding surface is badly grooved or scuffed due
to overheating must be replacedShallow grooves or minor scuff can be removed hy grinding with emery paper of abollt ;:- 400