CAT D8R Serial# 9EM03091
Damaged Cylinder No. 6 Piston
Pictures taken: Jan. 19, 2010
Location: Monark Equipment, Cebu Branch
The engine showing the hole on a cylinder block which was pushed by a connecting rod cap.
A closer look of the damaged block
Engine Serial plate
A tecnician during disassembly of engine
The piston crown after the cylinder head was removed.
Cylinder head showing 3 valves still attached
A closer look of the top end of combustion chamber
As the disassembly continues
The damaged block showing the connecting rod cap
The crashed piston skirt after the oil pan was removed.
A Monark mechanic (Mr. Rey Malto) removing the piston assembly from the cylinder liner
The piston assembly
The piston crown without the skirt