answersLogoWhite

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2011-02-16 03:35:28

The cam sprocket has an "E" adjacent to the timing mark which lines up at 12 o'clock with the V mark on the camshaft seal cover. There is a notch mark on the lower timing belt sprocket that aligns with the mark on the engine front cover at 12 o'clock. These must be set on the proper stroke of the engine as well. Recommend the purchase of a Haynes Repair Manual for your Tracker (1986-2001). It's a fairly complicated 27 step procedure and must be done exactly right. I'm doing that very task on my 97' Tracker right now (it's cold!). Much good advice to keep you from ruining the engine. You can get the manual at your local car parts store - not too expensive <$20, well worth it. Good Luck

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

What do the timing gear marks mean on a Chevy 250 engine?

the mark on the camshaft timing gear needs to line up with the mark on the crankshaft timing gear to ensure the camshaft is in proper time with the crankshaft. Keep in mind that the marks will only line-up every other revolution of the engine due to the crankshaft spinning twice as fast as the camshaft.


Where do you put the timing marks on a 95 Nissan quest with 3.0 engine?

Camshaft . To . Crankshaft is . To slit


What is the timing chain?

In a four-stroke overhead-cam engine, the timing chain connects the crankshaft to the camshaft. The camshaft opens and closes the valves in the cylinders and turns at half the speed of the crankshaft. Many engines now have a cog-belt instead of a chain.


How VVTI works?

It is a variable valve timing innovations from toyota, where in power and fuel efficiency can be optimized by varying the timing of the camshaft with respect to the crankshaft of an engine,by retarding or advancing the camshaft by a certain phase angles.A conventional engine has it's camshaft rotate half the crankshaft rotation and the performance of a such engine would be in it's peak efficiency for a single speed only.Engineers developed a technology to overcome this in-efficiencies by introducing variable valve timing where camshaft rotation can advance or retard with respect to the crankshaft,hence optimising performance and fuel efficiency.


How does a timing belt function in a car?

The timing belt of a vehicle is responsible for linking the activities of the crankshaft and camshaft. A damaged timing belt could be responsible for a faulty engine.


Timing marks for Nissan 2.4 engine?

The timing marks on a Nissan 2.4 engine are located on the camshaft sprocket and the crankshaft sprocket. The timing belt connects both together which must align perfectly.


How do you Change Timing gears on a Chevy 2.5 Iron Duke?

Does the 1991 2.5 s10 have a timing chain or a belt or just mesh gears and how do you replace them The camshaft is gear driven off the crankshaft. The camshaft gear is pressed onto the camshaft. The camshaft must be removed from the engine to change the camshaft timing gear. The timing gears should last the life of the engine. Next time, please don't answer your question with another question.


How to set the camshaft timing on a 2001 Daewoo?

Line up the timing marks on both camshaft sprockets so that they face each other. And line up the crankshaft pulley mark with the mark on the engine block.


Is there a difference between a camshaft and a cambelt?

The cambelt connects the camshaft to the crankshaft, the belt drives the camshaft and keeps it in the correct timing (when the valves open/close in relation to the crankshaft angle.)


Is there a difference between timing belt and fan belt?

Yes , the fan belt drives the engine accessories , the timing belt is used to keep the engine crankshaft and pistons " in time " with the camshaft and valves


2000 Daewoo Leganza engine timing diagram?

what is the timing marks on the camshaft what is the timing marks on the camshaft


What are the timing marks for Chrysler 300?

timing marks are , marks on camshaft sprocket, an on crankshaft sprocket'.


Where are the timing marks on a 93 Ford Probe?

They are on the camshaft and crankshaft sprockets


How do you sync timing belt Rocky 1990?

A person can sync the timing belt on a 1990 Rocky SUV by aligning the timing marks. These can be found on both the camshaft sprocket and the crankshaft sprocket of the engine.


Does a 2010 Kia Forte have a timing belt or chain?

The 2010 Kia forte comes equipped with a timing belt. The timing belt connects the camshaft and the crankshaft together to control the synchronization of the engine.


How do you set timing marks on 1999 Toyota Camry engine 4-cylinders?

The mark on the camshaft should be aligned with the mark on the crankshaft.


What are the timing mark setting on a 2001 Mitsubishi Galant 2.4L?

2.4l dohc balance shaft timing mark, crankshaft sprocket timing mark,oil pump timing mark and camshaft TWO timing marks 2.4l sohc balance shft timing mark, crankshaft timing mark, oil pump timing mark and ONE camshaft timing mark. it is complicated only that everymark must be bang on, if not the pistons will hit the valves and YOU get to rebuild engine.


How do you install 2000 galant timing belt?

Remove the drive belts, crankshaft pulley, and timing covers. Align the timing marks on the camshaft and crankshaft and r+r the belt


How do you set the timing on a 2001 Toyota 4runner V6?

My timing belt slipped on my 1990 tyota 4runner 3.0. The crankshaft mark and camshaft marks do not align. Should i keep the crankshaft aligned and then align the camshaft marks?.


Is a camshaft the same thing as a crankshaft?

The crankshaft is turned by the pistons going up and down. The cam shaft is driven by the timing belt or chain that is turned by the crank shaft. The camshaft on a four cycle engine turns 2 to 1 crankshaft revolution. The cams on the camshaft operate the intake and exhaust valves. intake valve on one revolution and exhaust on the next.


What is a cam sprocket?

A cam sprocket is a part which is attached to one end of a cam shaft in an engine. A cam sprocket, along with the timing belt maintain the timing between the camshaft and crankshaft, which ensures that the engine runs properly.


What is the difference between a camshaft and a crankshaft?

The connecting rods and pistons are connected to the crankshaft. Ignition of the air/fuel mixture in the combustion chamber pushes the pistons down which rotates the crankshaft which generates the engines torque/power. The camshaft controls the opening and closing of the valves which allows the air/fuel mixture to flow in and out of the engine. The camshaft is driven by the crankshaft and is kept in proper sequence by a timing belt/chain or gears.


Where is the timing chain gear on a 78 linncoln town car 460 cid?

The timing chain is located on the front of the engine behind the water pump. The top gear is the camshaft and the bottom is the crankshaft.


How do you adjust cam timing on a 5.0 mustang?

for pre-95 Mustang 5.0 Camshaft Timing is changed by moving the camshaft in relation to the crankshaft. By advancing the camshaft the valves open and close earlier in relation to the position on the crankshaft. By retarding the camshaft the valves open and close later in relation to the position of the crankshaft. A degree wheel as well as other tools are needed for this procedure. Some aftermarket timing gears have extra keyways cut into the crankshaft gear to provide alternative adjustments for advancing or retarding the camshaft. Offset bushings or adjusting keyways are also sold to adjust the timing by a few degrees to account for manufacturing inaccuracies. The bottom line is if you do not know what you are doing, this is one of the areas that you can do a lot of damage to your engine. Tread carefully.


How the canshaft and crak syncronice?

The crankshaft and camshaft stay synchronized by way of the timing chain.


Still have questions?