Detroit Diesel Ring Sets, Standard Gap, for Two Piece Pistons (also called Cross Head Pistons.) In order to keep the piston moving smoothly, and have your engine perform as efficiently as it should, the piston rings need to be in place and in good condition. Our ring set is built to exact specifications and has delivered exceptional performance for our customers. When you order from us, you can expect to get a high quality product, made with premium metal alloys, that is guaranteed to perform with the backing of our leading one-year warranty. This ring set includes the rings needed to service a single piston.
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The piston ring seal sits between the crown and the skirt of the piston. This part is crucial to keeping impurities out of the compression chamber. While the engine is open for servicing, this small, inexpensive piece can be easily installed.
See Piston Ring Seal for 71 Series
If you are installing a new ring set, our premium quality piston ring installer tool will make the entire process easy and fast. Simply squeeze the tool to quickly place the ring in place.
See Piston Ring Installer
The piston ring tool is designed to fit in the opening of the piston rings and to help with removal of the rings. The specially formed end of this tool is made as a perfect match of our ring sets making this tool much more effective than pliers alone.See Piston Ring Tool
Even with experience, the installation can be complex and the proper placement can vary by engine series and type. If you need to buy one of our Detroit Diesel Ring Sets, we recommend that you also consider buying one of the repair manuals that we offer for sale. These manuals that will clearly outline many procedures, including installing the rings, and make other repair jobs a little easier to understand.
See Repair Manual for 53 Series See Repair Manual for 271, 371, 471 and 671 Engines
See Repair Manual for 6V71, 8V71, 12V71 and 16V71 Engines
See Repair Manual for 92 Series Engines
In addition to our Detroit Diesel ring sets, we offer many products for the Detroit Engines. Please be sure to check out the rest of our inventory. Odds are, if you need it for your engine, we probably carry it. We are proud to have provided premium replacement parts to many, many customers for the past twenty years. We know that if you give us the opportunity to be your part supplier, you will be happy with your purchase. Call us today if you have any questions, or need help locating a part. We are here to help.