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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.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/222753603412?ul_noapp=true

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    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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    Henry Ford said
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      Yep, when I get to the last oil rail I tap the compressor tight to the block, then tap the piston down.

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      • Mitch
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        i try that and still get screwed sometimes

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      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
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        *raises hand*

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        Wiz,
        I APPRECIATE an HONEST MAN!

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