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Boss_S14
07-27-2013, 12:03 AM
I just started the rebuild process on my RB25DET, and wanted to know whats the best way to clean the piston head and piston rings?

jr_ss
07-27-2013, 08:26 AM
Detergent. Why clean the rings? You should be installing new.

zombiewolf513
07-27-2013, 09:19 AM
Yeah dont reuse rings and make sure to have the cylinders honed and break it in right once its built. Have fun! :)

Boss_S14
07-27-2013, 12:26 PM
I really dont wanna reuse them but im kinda left no choice as of now. im moving out to FL and i need to get this in the car. I still ordered rings but there on BO.. Can i soak in brakekleen?

zombiewolf513
07-27-2013, 01:08 PM
Youre going to have to pull the engine back apart once you realize how much oil your burning. And all the costs that go with it, head gasket, time, etc.

jr_ss
07-27-2013, 01:18 PM
Find another distributor and buy from them if they can get them immediately. I'm assuming you're using OEM rings.

Boss_S14
07-27-2013, 02:31 PM
Yeah I'm using OEM rings.. Does anyone know if I could use z32 rings?


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