Use care when installing piston and
connecting rod to prevent damage to
Position piston and rod assembly (18) into
cylinder bore with the word FRONT on piston
towards front of cylinder block (19).
Push piston and rod assembly (18) into bore until
top of piston is approximately 2 inches (50 mm)
below top of bore.
Pull connecting rod (20) down onto
crankshaft journal. Ensure bearing halves seat
on crankshaft journals.
lower bearing halves (4) onto lower halves of
connecting rods (1). Lubricate bearings with
Lightly lubricate screws (3) with oil. Install lower
halves of connecting rods (1) onto upper halves
(2) using screws. Tighten screws in three
Step 1: 26 ft-lbs (35 Nm)
Step 2: 52 ft-lbs (71 Nm)
Step 3: 74 ft-lbs (100 Nm)
Install oil suction connection
Install cylinder head assembly
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