Malibu 2001-2005

Piston & Ring Positioning

Print



Click image to see an enlarged view

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



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston ring positioning



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston ring end-gap spacing



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston positioning. Often the arrow is replaced by a notch, which also must face toward the front of the engine



Click image to see an enlarged view

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



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston ring positioning



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston ring end-gap spacing



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Piston positioning. Often the arrow is replaced by a notch, which also must face toward the front of the engine

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo