SUSPENSION HYDRAULIC CYLINDER (CONT)
Remove piston ring (13) from plunger rod (11). If not removed earlier, remove nylon ball from cylinder and
discard nylon ball.
Using suitable prying device, open bearing ring (14) and remove from plunger rod (11). Discard bearing ring.
Repair suspension hydraulic cylinder assembly, using hydraulic cylinder repair kit to replace parts discarded
during disassembly. Replace other unserviceable parts as required.
Honing is for polishing surfaces only. Do not allow hone to cut the cylinder cavity
surfaces or cavity may become too large and result in premature cylinder failure.
Check interior surface of cylinder bore for pits, scoring, uneven wear, and corrosion. Hone bore using a drill
motor, cylinder hone, and cutting oil only to polish inside surface.