I am doing a head gasket replacement and I nee to know where is piston number 1 is located on my car so that I can put it at TOP DEAD CENTER. Also how do I know which valves are the intake and which ones are the exhaust because I forgot to label them in the order I took them out. Someone please help!
Need to know where piston number 1 is located. on 2002 Pontiac Grand Am
by jrich4344 in Lake Charles, LA on May 06, 2012
ANSWER by Autohaus Lake Norman , May 06, 2012
Not sure when you posted this, but if you still need to know, #1 cylinder is the first piston on the back row (closest to the alternator). Its 1, 3, 5 across the back and 2, 4, 6 up front.