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Cylinder measurement for Top end rebuild


thejunkman

How to properly measure a cylinder for a top end rebuild. This applies to 2 and 4 stroke motorcycles. With just a few simple specialty tools you can measure your cylinder and small end rod to evaluate if your parts are usable or need a trip to the machine shop.

 

This video will give an overview of the tools required and how to do the job. First and foremost a service manual for the bike/engine is required before attempting. This is just one of many measurements that must be done before ordering parts for a top end rebuild.

 

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