To replace a timing chain, first remove the alternator, radiator and air conditioning compressor. Set the engine to top dead center, then use an impact wrench to take the crankshaft pulley bolt and pulley remover off, th... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

To change a timing chain, disconnect the battery, remove the radiator, and drain the coolant. Loosen the tension gear, and pulll out the old chain. Finally, lubricate the tension gear, and attach the new chain. More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine

When a timing chain breaks, the camshaft stops spinning and the piston can strike open valves. This bends the valves, leading to catastrophic engine failure. Regular maintenance of the timing chain and replacement when n... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Transmission
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