1997 Ranger 4.0L engines have a timing chain.
No , the 2.3 liter 4 cylinder in a 1997 Ford Ranger is NOT an interference engine ( according to the Gates website )
It's not a regular maintenance item like a timing belt is I'm not a mechanic / technician but if you are having the engine rebuilt you would want to change the timing chain and gears Also , if the timing chain was causing some kind of problem
4.5 U.S. quarts with engine oil filter change
Ford's scheduled maintenance guide for the 1997 Ford Ranger states to INSPECT the timing belt ( 2.3 L only ) at 120,000 miles. Wvafan , another contributor to this website and also a Ford mechanic/technician likes to change the timing belt at 90,000 miles I believe . ( Gates and Dayco websites - they manufacture timing belts - recommend every 60,000 miles )
The 4.3 liter V6 engine in a 1997 Chevy Blazer has a timing CHAIN
does a 1997 1.5l maxda protege have a timing belt or timing chain. When should i change it.
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The 4.0 liter OHV ( pushrod design ) has ( 1 timing chain ) The 4.0 liter SOHC has ( 3 timing chains ) The 5.0 liter V8 engine has ( 1 timing chain )
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The 2.4 liter 4 cylinder in a 1997 Nissan Pickup has a timing CHAIN
In a 1997 Ford Thunderbird the 3.8 liter V6 engine has a timing CHAIN
According to the 1997 Ford Ranger Owner Guide : The 2.3 liter / 140 cubic inch four cylinder takes : With engine oil filter change ( 5.0 quarts / 4.7 liters of engine oil )
No , the 2.3 liter 4 cylinder engine in a 1997 Ford Ranger is not an interference engine
The timing is ground in the crankshaft and not adjustable.
I have a 96 ford ranger 2.3. On the crank timing, does the mark on the plastic cover TC mean top dead center?
u need a scanner to set it
The 2.5 liter four cylinder engine in a 1997 Jeep Wrangler has a timing CHAIN
On a 1997 Ford Explorer : All 3 of the engines offered from the factory use a timing CHAIN or CHAINS The 4.0 liter . EFI , V6 engine has ( 1 timing CHAIN ) The 4.0 liter , SOHC , V6 engine has ( 3 timing CHAINS ) The 5.0 liter V8 engine has ( 1 timing CHAIN )
The Gates website ( they make timing belts etcetera ) shows for the 2.2 liter four cylinder engine in a 1997 Toyota Camry : ( they recommend changing the timing belt at 60,000 miles severe )
The 2.3 liter in the Ford Ranger from 1989 to 1997 and the 2.5 liter from 1998 to 2001 use ( 8 ) spark plugs
5 quarts ( 4.7 liters ) with engine oil filter change , according to the Owner Guide