Piston and Connecting Rod Assembly (001-054)
B3.9 and B5.9 Series Engines
Section 1 - Cylinder Block - Group 01
Use both hands to remove the piston and rod assembly.
NOTE: The piston and connecting rod assemblies must be
installed in the same cylinder from which they were re-
moved. This will allow for the proper fit of worn mating
surfaces, if the parts are used again.
Use a tag to mark the cylinder number from which each
piston and rod assembly was removed.
Place the connecting rod and piston assemblies in a con-
tainer to protect them from damage.
Remove the retaining rings.
Refer to Procedure 001-047.
Remove the piston pin.
Refer to Procedure 001-043.
NOTE: Heating the piston is not required.