Timing Belts and Chains
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How do you change a timing belt on a 1990 Ford Mustang?

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2011-09-13 00:10:32

drop it off some where ... if you've never done anything like

that b4 its a hell of a project to learn on ..... REMOVE fan shroud

radiator fan water pump accessories crankshaft pulley im not sure

of your particular application power steering pump alternator ac


now you should be able to see what the front engine cover

consists of

remove front cover remove and replace gears and chain




Supplement to Answer: If you have a 302, there is no timing

belt. Are you referring to the belt that drives the accessories

(water pump, alternator, etc.)? If so, just put a wrench on the

tensioner bolt (the pulley that doesn't drive an accessory) and

pull it away from the belt. Slip the belt off the tensioner and

remove. Reverse the process to reinstall. It's easier with a

helper, but definitely can be done by one guy.

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