Piston rings


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safety2nd
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Location: tupelo, mississippi
Motorcycle: 1979 gl1000

Piston rings

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I hope the picture loaded.
This is the piston on an 86 spree.
Does that look like a failure on the bottom ring?
I suppose I'll have to replace the whole piston



safety2nd
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Joined: Thu Apr 28, 2016 6:20 pm
Location: tupelo, mississippi
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Re: Piston rings

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Only$35. I guess this happens often.

DaveO430
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Re: Piston rings

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I bet the cylinder doesn't look very good either. That kit should take care of it.

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