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    rods and pistons which way

    juat want to make sure that the rods go into the block with the tangs facing the back of the block and the pistons have the valve reliefs towards the front of the block correct??

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    Re: roda and pistons which way



    Hope that helps...
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    Re: roda and pistons which way

    If your looking at the block in the car, IE timing belt at right side then valve reliefs go to the back-intake/exhaust side and the oil squirters on the rods face the timing belt/front.
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    Re: roda and pistons which way

    so yup then im ok with the rods and was wrong with the pistons wanted to make sure before i put them together. really hate taking the clips out lol

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    Re: roda and pistons which way

    they recommend only using those once - if you have to take 'em out - u should get new ones

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    so yup then im ok with the rods and was wrong with the pistons wanted to make sure before i put them together. really hate taking the clips out lol

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    Re: roda and pistons which way

    i know

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    Re: roda and pistons which way

    Quote Originally Posted by nomadman2001 View Post
    they recommend only using those once - if you have to take 'em out - u should get new ones
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    Yeah, right,
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    Re: rods and pistons which way

    New ones? Whoops..
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    Re: rods and pistons which way

    Quote Originally Posted by WickedShelby88 View Post
    New ones? Whoops..
    Always used used ones, as long as there tight and kinda snap when they go in, they'll be fine.
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