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How do you fix a timing chain on a 1997 Ford Contour GL?

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2015-07-15 20:01:36
2015-07-15 20:01:36

It is a timing belt and it is best to replace the idler, tensioner and belt at once. Also, the water pump if it is high mileage.

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