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  • Piston Ring Compressor and Spreader

    Here are 2 tools you will need to install piston rings. Could be a good buy if the bidding doesn't go wild.

  • #2
    I used to have that style ring compressor, but the last ring to go down in the hole usually slips out.. I have been using the wrinkle type compressor with better luck..

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    "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

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    • #3
      Yep, when I get to the last oil rail I tap the compressor tight to the block, then tap the piston down.


      • Mitch
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        i try that and still get screwed sometimes

    • #4
      FESS UP, has anyone ever been doing a RING job, LATE at night & BREAK that LAST Ring & carefully select an OLD Ring & finish it up? (AND, try to fergit WHICH Hole you put it into????):rolling NEVER had a "comeback", jist SOLD the car---LOL
      Dad Didit


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        *raises hand*

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