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Old 12-21-2013, 12:36 AM
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...and we find the problem!!!!
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What is missing from this picture?

look close at the oil ring......
What was missing? I'm looking at my 2in screen and the only ring I see is the oil ring?
Great thread and love the pics!
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Did the ring land break off?

Kinda looks like it did
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Did the ring land break off?

Kinda looks like it did
I think I see it now, did the lip that holds the top compression ring fail. If so how dose that even happen?
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I think I see it now, did the lip that holds the top compression ring fail. If so how dose that even happen?
Or was it ever installed at the factory?
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