Alero, Grand Am 1999-2005

Piston & Ring Positioning

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Fig. Connecting rod and cap installation. Be sure to matchmark the cap and rod prior to disassembly, as shown-All engines



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Fig. Piston ring end-gap spacing-2.2L and 2.4L engines



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Fig. Piston and connecting rod assembly positioning-2.2L and 2.4L engines



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Fig. Piston ring positioning-3.1L and 3.4L engines



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Fig. Piston ring end-gap spacing-3.1L and 3.4L engines



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Fig. Piston positioning. Often the arrow is replaced by a notch, which also must face the front of the engine-3.1L and 3.4L engines

 
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