How To Install 2 Stroke Piston Rings




What do you think about this video?

Otto Matts: if the end gap is slightly too tight, can I file a small amount off of the ring tip to increase the end gap to specs?

Vdubin64: What about the expansion ring ? Have you ever installed one ? I'm guessing that it goes on under the normal compression ring.. Rebuilding the top on an Lt 80 piston came with an expansion ring.. I've never seen or heard of one before.. Machine shop recommended that I install it.. What is your thoughts on the expansion ring ?

David Olenick: Mine broke. Do you install the piston from the top of the jug or the bottom?
Thanks

Bwil415: I had done this the same way until recently when I read A. Graham Bell's 2T book in which he directly advises against this, even with non iron rings. He explains that the smallest warp in a two stroke ring can lead to uneven ring seal and quicker wear on the rings and cylinder

Bwil415: If it is a two stroke, the ends of the ring will expand into a port when it heats up and ruin just about everything

blinginlike3p0: because its a four stroke. two strokes need them.

austin howell: what if you dont have the pin thing on the cylinder? i have a pocket rocket and it spins freely

Jeff Slavens: The demo is with KTM 2 stroke rings.

greasemonkeypol: strongly agree

dekonfrost7: Thanks quick and to the point.

David Hoffeld: don.t do this with cast rings 4 strokes,cast rings go snap

TheOfficialKC: What pistons do you recommend for older, ~2000, KTMs? OEM, Vertex, Wiseco, Wossner, Pro-X?

eroc2689: i snapped a ring today doing much less twisting than that lol

Jeff Slavens: The video is about 2 strokes and they don't have oil rings.

eamh2002: Do they only snap when they are cheap or used already? I just went and tried this with my old piston, I can snap my rings to 4pieces like they're made of glass :D Well, it's a taiwanese 40euros/50dollars~ cast alloy piston and not a ProX or Wiseco or such.

Jeff Slavens: Sorry. I will not be making any bottom-end rebuild videos.

Kevin Stewart: @slaverace1 Thanks for uploading this,your info is great,any chances of a bottom end rebuild how to?I could do it with the manual but its always better to see it done first,my 03 250 sx is in dire need of a rebuild,gases plugs like hell and I changed the jets but still gassing plugs.

budubum: @slaverace1 iv read that vertex rings are manufactured from a comany in Japan. is this true?

Jeff Slavens: Quality Vertex rings don't snap.

Schools: Learn how to get phlebotomy training in California! The job pays decent money for the amount of schools needed to graduate.
Rating:
How to Install 2 Stroke Piston Rings 5 out of 5

Shared by Others

How to Install 2 Stroke Piston Rings
How to Install 2 Stroke Piston Rings
How to Install a 2 Stroke Piston Ring Quick Tip
How to Install a 2 Stroke Piston Ring Quick Tip
How to install pistonrings on a twostroke
How to install pistonrings on a twostroke
Installing Piston Rings The Easy Way With No Tools!
Installing Piston Rings The Easy Way With No Tools!
YZ125 Part 15: 2 Stroke  Installing Piston. Rings. Cylinder and Cylinder Head!
YZ125 Part 15: 2 Stroke Installing Piston. Rings. Cylinder and Cylinder Head!

Featured Video

How to Make Money Online


How to Install 2 Stroke Piston Rings