Measuring Piston to Wall Clearance

Whether you do the work in-house or send it out to a machine shop, checking the piston to wall clearance is an important part of any engine build. Master Technician Mark Kenyon of Garage Gurus guides you through the process.

From determining the bore size to finding key information on the piston box, Mark shows you how to measure the piston to wall clearance. After watching this video, you'll be ready to calculate this important measurement on your customer's vehicle. Count on Garage Gurus to help you get your customer's vehicle repair done right.

The Master Technicians of Garage Gurus have the tips and know-how you need to complete that engine rebuild or car restoration. From on-demand videos and online tech tips to hands-on training courses, you can experience leading-edge automotive training onsite, online or in one of our automotive training centers.

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