Circlip position?

jts32

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Wondering how others install new circlips. Manual says circlip opening at 6 o'clock, but WSM says opening at 12 o'clock. I've always done the 6 o'clock and never had issues. ??
 


jts32

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Or am I just reading this incorrectly?
 

GGuillot

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Wondering how others install new circlips. Manual says circlip opening at 6 o'clock, but WSM says opening at 12 o'clock. I've always done the 6 o'clock and never had issues. ??
Either way is fine, opening up or down, piston inertia in each direction is the same.
 

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