there are two versions of the 2.5l that are used in Dodge dakotas
#1. 2.5l OHC (over head cam) if you have this motor you will notice a big black plastic housing which contains a timing BELT!!!
#2. 2.5l OHV (over head valve) if you have this motor you will notice no big black platic housing but more of an ovalish looking metal plate located somwhere on the front face of the block.
Yes it does.
It has a timing chain.
check timing chain/belt to see if it is broken
No, timing chain.
The 2001 Ford Explorer Sport V-6 has a timing belt. Ford engines have not use a timing chain since the 1980s.
The 3.4 litre V6 engine in a 1999 Pontiac Trans Sport has a timing CHAIN
The 3.0 is a Mitsubishi and it uses a toothed belt for valve timing.
Buick Regals don't have timing belts. They have a timing chain.
The 2.5L and 4.0L in a XJ Jeep Cherokee both have timing chains.
It has a chain with a cam gear and crank gear.
48k is recommended
The Montero Sport has a timing belt. This is true for both the 3.0 and 3.5 engens. It is recamended to be changed every 60,000 miles. But be karfull as thay are interference morters...
In a 2008 Ford Explorer Sport Trac : The 4.0 liter Single Over Head Cam , V6 engine has ( 3 timing CHAINS ) The 4.6 liter V8 engine has ( 1 timing CHAIN to each cylinder head , so there are 2 timing CHAINS )
On a 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac : The 4.0 litre SOHC , V6 engine has ( 3 timing CHAINS ) The 4.6 litre V8 engine has ( 2 timing CHAINS )
You don't change the belt because it has a timing chain.
On a 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac : The 4.0 liter Single Over Head Cam , V6 engine has ( 3 timing CHAINS ) The 4.6 liter V8 has ( 1 timing CHAIN to each cylinder head , so 2 CHAINS )