How to Find TDC on a Number One Cylinder?

Answer Finding top dead center, or TDC, on the number one cylinder is a relatively straightforward task. On a four-cycle engine, each piston reaches TDC twice in a combustion cycle--once at the end of the... Read More »

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How to Find the Height of a Cylinder by the Radius?

Many students say that they don't like math very much. They lament the confusing array of numbers, equations and formulas. But one of the great things about math in general (and geometry or trigono... Read More »

How to Find a Crack in a Cylinder Head?

Modern engine cylinders are built with lightweight materials that crack easily under pressure. Cracked cylinders create a lot of problems for an engine, loss of power being one of them. Head failur... Read More »

1993 gsxr 750 cylinder number 3 boot to carb has a line nob?

1, 2 & 4 should have a cap.#3 is used for the vacuum petcock.Attach a hose from the petcock to the #3 intake manifold.

How to Find How Much Liquid a Cylinder Holds?

Cylinders are one of the most common shapes for storage containers, especially containers of liquid. Cans of chicken broth, wine barrels and the giant gasoline tankers that pull up at gas stations... Read More »