Rick Sorak wrote:
> Hello spridgets,
> Anyone here installed piston pins? Can I just put the pins in the
> freezer and the rods in a 250 degree oven and then carefully push
> them in?
I think they need to be heated to 600* and it has to be done quick.
Go to a machine shop, the last thing you want is to have your wrist pins
walk out and score the cylinder walls.
At $5 a piston, it is well worth it. I don't think my machinist charges
me $5, more like $2 or 3 each.
Toms River, NJ