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The 97 Explorer has 3-4 timing chains/timing cassettes. They will have to pull the engine out and disconnect about every hose, etc. Very expensive repair mainly in labor ($1500-$2000). Even if only one chain is bad it is better while they have the engine out to replace all of them.

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