Assembling Cylinder And Piston

Attach piston to connecting rod with a piston pin. Position piston so lug on piston pin boss inside piston skirt is to right side of engine. See Figure 3-19.

After pin is in place, clean lock ring groove and install the other lock ring (see Figure 3-20). It is important that special Lock Ring Tool, Part No. 96780-32A be used for installing lock rings on 1972 and earlier models. Use Lock Ring Tool, Part No. 96280-58A on 1973 to early 1977 models. On later 1977 and later models, use Lock Ring Pliers, Part No. 96215-49.

Figure 3-20. Inserting Piston Pin lock Ring (1973 to Early 1977)
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