• Align the projections on the big end bearings with the notches in the connecting rods and connecting rod caps.

• Be sure to reinstall each big end bearing in its original place.

• While compressing the piston rings with one hand, install the connecting rod assembly into the cylinder with the other hand.

• Make sure that the "Y" marks © on the connecting rods face towards the left side of the crankshaft.

• Make sure that the characters © on both the connecting rod and connecting rod cap are aligned.

(with the connecting rod caps)

8. Tighten:

• connecting rod nuts

a. Replace the connecting rod bolts and nuts with new ones.

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