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  1. Piston Ring end gap?

    V6 Tech
    I have the 3.8L 1999 and am going to rebuild it because one of the rod bearings is going out. It's going to be a street driven daily driver. What should I gap the piston rings to?
  2. Need piston ring thickness size ?

    5.0L Talk
    I have a set of pistons the number stamped on the top is e7ze-6110-ca i need to know the ring thickness and does any one know any thing about this pistons i how ever seen these before but they have ford stamp on top?
  3. Piston Ring Gapping

    5.0L Talk
    When building a new engine with new pistons and piston rings it is important that you know how piston ring placement is placed (which I will talk about later). Another thing to remember is having your piston rings correctly gapped. Depending on what your going to use your engine for will...
  4. 1996 cobra puffs smoke...

    4.6L Tech
    so the other day i pulled up to a stop light and a cloud of smoke came from my exhaust... i limped it home and checked my oil it was a quart low but earlier that day it read full... i pulled my plugs and one was covered in oil... can anybody tell me if i fried a ring or something?
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