Jack up the RF corner of the vehicle and remove the RF wheel. Remove the front motor mount located on the right fender apron and support the engine by the oil pan using a floor jack with a block of wood(You will now be able to jack the engine up and down as you need to). Remove the serpentine belt and if there is a belt tensioner in the way of the timing cover, remove it too. Remove the crankshaft pulley and remove the timing cover. Remove the old belt, and it is recommended that you replace the water pump at this time as well. Line up the crankshft timing mark (the keyway will be pointing straight up), and line up the camshaft timing mark(an arrow cut into one of the windows of the gear lines up witha dot on the cylinder head). Install the new belt ad reaasemble in the reverse order as disassembly. i had found eaven with the mount disconected i coud not lower the moter far enough to get anything on the crank pully bolt so i ended up cutting the weel well and bending it up so i could.
It will cost approximately $500 to change the timing belt in your 2002 escort. The exact cost is dependent upon several factors.
From my research, as an owner of a 1990 Ford Tempo GL, there is no timing belt.
Yes. its on the timing belt and therfore difficult to change.
It has a timing belt
Timing belt ?
The 1990 2.4L 4cyl mighty max has a timing BELT. Very easy to change.
it has a timing chain, not a rubber belt. no need to change unless necessary
The water pump should be driven by the timing belt, yes. If you change the water pump, you might wanna change the timing belt and tensioner while you're in there.
water pump is located under timing belt cover! change it when you change the belt.
It does not have a timing belt. The cam is chaindriven.
This car will use a timing belt.
97 ford escort 2000 timing belt replacement
get a haynes or chilton manual the job is quite involved you have to remove the timing cover and belt and such. when you do the job change the timing belt since you will there anyway.
An Escort water pump is located under the timing cover and is driven by the timing belt. Jack up the right front corner of the vehicle, remove the following: RF wheel, front motor mount, serpentine belt, belt tensioner crankshaft pulley, timing cover, and timing belt, to gain access to and replace the water pump. It is recommennded that you install a new timing belt when you replace the water pump.
The timing belt is located inside the timing belt cover at the fron of the engine.
No , it's a timing BELT
how do i set the timing on a 1995 ford escort LX??
The same way you change the timing belt. the water pomp runs off the timing belt. It,s a pain in the butt.
it has a chain not a belt
there are two tensioners, the serpentine tensioner and the timing belt tensioner. the timing belt tensioner is behind the timing belt cover ;)
The water pump is inside the timing cover and is run by the timing belt. If you are going to replace it, change out the belt at the same time.
it should be checked every 3rd oil change 5-10000 km
Ignition timing is not adjustable. Cam timing is adjustable by the "guess" method unless you are replacing the timing belt and using the timing marks on the belt drive cogs, in which case you need a repair manual that has detailed instructions.