Cylinder Block, Liners, Pistons and Rods
NOTE: Due to the manufacturing process, Precision
JointTM rod and cap both have a groove, while the
bearing insert has a single tang. Only the groove
in the cap is used for the bearing tang.
5. Install bearing insert in connecting rod cap with tang
(A) in groove (B).
IMPORTANT: On Precision JointTM connecting rods,
make sure cap is properly aligned on
rod with edges flush and interlocking
surfaces sealed tightly.
6. Apply clean engine oil to bearing insert. Install cap on
connecting rod with tangs to same side.
Precision JointTM Rod
C--Extra Groove (Not Used)
Precision Joint is a trademark of Deere & Company
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