Piston rings

Discussion in 'General Questions' started by Jake_the_potato, Jan 1, 2015.

  1. Jake_the_potato

    Jake_the_potato New Member

    My engine came apart and like a retard i broke a piston ring, i ordered new ones but can i run my motor just as well on the top ring only?

  2. MotorBicycleRacing

    MotorBicycleRacing Well-Known Member

    Yes, you can run your motor with one ring.

    Some of the racers do it but they install a new ring after every race event.

    I don't see much if any advantage but your motor will run ok.