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How to Remove a Piston from a Connecting rod!

Engine-Guru.com presents a video on how to remove the wrist pin from a connecting rod, both a floater and a pressed fit.


 


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How To: Pressing Press-Fit Wrist Pins At Home
This video describes an easy method of pressing wrist pins into pistons. This method is better than using a hydraulic press because it doesn't put stress on any of the components. Of course, luck would have it that the pin I was pressing for this demonstration stopped short because I didn't have everything lined up perfectly, so it snagged and the rod cooled before I got it the whole way through (like I said, you have to work QUICKLY! :) No big deal though. The particular piston/rod set I was working on at the time was a set of Evo 9 pistons and 1G 4G63 DSM rods to be put into the block that is seen behind me.





The MKA Approved Method of Siezed Piston Removal
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How To Swap Pistons on Connecting Rod at Home - 4.8 Flat Tops into a 5.3 LS1
In this video I am pulling one piston out at at time from a 160k mile 5.3. This 5.3 will be going into my 1987 C10. I then show the removal of the dished 5.3 piston from the connecting rod and then the mount of used 4.8 flat top pistons back onto the connecting rod. Then the 4.8 piston and rod are inserted back into the block. This is all happening at home in my garage with basic tools. I do use a press to remove the 5.3 piston but you could easily use the propane torch for the removal by reversing the mounting procedure that I show with the torch. By installing flat top 4.8 pistons into a 5.3 the compression will change from 9.5:1 to 10.6:1. Edited 4-30-14: I just started this engine up last week. I did a compression test, it came back good. I've got a video of it running on the stand here: http://youtu.be/VogkaVNGkCU ========================================= Follow me on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/AGearHead4Life?ref=br_tf ========================================= Check out my other videos like this on the link below: http://www.youtube.com/user/AGearHead4Life





A Better Way to Install Rods on Pistons
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Installing The Pistons
Installing the pistons in my 5.4l for my F150. I used a Sealed Power ring and piston set from Napa. I wanted to go with forged, but my engine guy told me that in a street/strip block, forged pistons will actually deteriorate the block faster and are much noisier.





Honda D16 Connecting Rod Lightening
Watch as John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine Shop takes a set of D16 Honda rods and lightens them on the engine lathe. He removed over 40 grams of material! (949) 631-6376 Don't forget o 'Click' and SUBSCRIBE!





How To Clean The Carbon From Top Of Pistons | Using Only Household Products
VISIT THE SITE TO SEE ALL PHOTOS AND VIDEOS ON THIS: http://www.mach1restoration.com/how-to-clean-the-carbon-from-top-of-pistons -using-only-household-products/ After pulling the GT40 heads from the 5.0 roller motor I discovered that the tops of the pistons were coated in a thick layer of black carbon buildup. The cylinder walls (bores) were in great shape with no gouges or burrs. This left me with 2 options. Option 1 was to disassemble the entire short block and replace the pistons and parts that were essential after short block disassembly. Or Option 2 was to try and clean these up and freshen up the cylinder walls. I chose option 2. I started by spraying the piston tops with the bathroom cleaner and I let it soak in for about 10 minutes. Next, I took an SOS or Brillo pad and soaked it in rubbing alcohol. I started to scrub and scrub until the carbon began to come off in places. This is a vigorous process that does require some old fashioned elbow grease but in the end the results are well worth it. Once all of the carbon was relatively gone off of the flat areas of the piston I broke out the air grinder with a brass brush for the valve reliefs The air tools are not essential if you want to take a little extra time with a brass bristled hand brush. Whatever you do, only use brass! After all of the carbon was clear I used the steel wool wet with alcohol and wiped down the cylinder bores and made them shine like new again. I gave the pistons a final rinse with alcohol and then vigorously oiled the pistons and the cylinder walls to ensure no surface rust would appear. I also sprayed them down with Ballistol (gun cleaner all natural) Anyone can do this with a little time and patients. Just take your time and you'll love the results!





Ural piston pin installation
How to use the piston pin install/removal tool (CNC machined by Kottwitz Werke)





Part-2 dropped valve seat, replacing damaged piston, connecting rod, rings and bearings
Part-1 1.9L dropped valve seat, valve seat failure, can we save it? Let's see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgSLcBmIP5c Part 2 we take a trip to the junk yard, grab a cylinder head, piston and rod, head back to the shop and commence to operation, lower end is now done i go over how i clock piston rings, measure ring gap, install rod bearings, install piston





How to Install Piston Rods
http://www.TiredIronVideos.com/ Learn how to use a piston ring compressor and ring sleeve.





Engine Building Part 4: Pistons, Rings, and Rods
This video is all about pistons, rings, and connecting rod installation.





HEAD REPAIR ( HOW TO WELD CAST IRON )
Prepping and welding the cracked head on the Stover hit and miss engine. Check out 500passwords http://www.youtube.com/user/500passwords





Splitting a Connecting Rod with Proform Tool, part no. 66773
Splitting tight connecting rods just got easier. With one push of the lever you'll be able to split a rod enough to get it apart with your hands or a couple taps of a hammer. Just visit ProformTools.com to learn more about part no. 66773.





How To Separate Rod and Piston from Wrist Pin
Quick video on how to separate the connecting rod from the piston and wrist pin. Thanks for Watching!!!





Reconditioning and installing connecting rods into pistons - The Build
Watch The Build! In this episode we're reconditioning the connecting rods and installing them into the pistons.




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