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Changing chainsaw piston and cylinder

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08-25-09, 09:30 AM   #1  
Changing chainsaw piston and cylinder

This is the first time I have been inside a chainsaw motor. Its a husky 55 rancher and the piston and cylinder have grinded together. I'm going to buy the kit with the cylinder, piston and ring, etc. I was very surprised that I couldn't find any articles on the internet guiding the process. It looks pretty self explanitory, but I was wondering if I could get any tips. I'm still not sure how I'm going to compress the ring. Thanks for any help!

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08-25-09, 10:15 AM   #2  
Below are service manuals. They should help.



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