Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - cleaning pistons!
View Single Post
  #16 (permalink)  
Old 03-12-2007, 08:02 PM
jimfulco jimfulco is offline
Last photo:
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Shreveport LA
Age: 67
Posts: 5,106
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Originally Posted by techinspector1
If you are going to scrape or wire brush the pistons, run each one up to top dead center to do it, then use a shop vac with a snorkel attachment to vacuum the crud from around the ring lands. I've done it many times. No shop vac? Use mom's or girlfriend's or wife's vacuum cleaner.
Be sure to hide it in a barrel so she thinks it's a shop-vac.
Reply With Quote