Connecting Rod Verification and Machining

Connecting Rod Testing

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Connecting Rods are cleaned and the big end is polished.  See video below.

Remove and Reinstall New Bushing

Con Rod Bushing Machining

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The piston pin bushing is removed and a new one installed.  Almost every bushing manufacturer provides the new bushing that is not at its final size.  This is mostly due to the fact the bushing can become distorted when pressed in, as well as the machinist can alter the height of the piston according to manufacturer's specifications.