No. You need to replace the tensioner.
No you can not. You need to replace the tensioner.
On a 1992 Ford Thunderbird : ( both the 3.8 liter V6 engine and the 5.0 liter V8 engine have a timing CHAIN )
There's a 15mm nut on the back of the tensioner you have to remove. It's hard to find and a tight spot but a regular wrench will get it out.
In a 1997 Ford Thunderbird the 3.8 liter V6 engine has a timing CHAIN
What year, what engine?
Loosen the tensioner pulley on your Monte Carlo 3.1 liter engine. Slide the tensioner pulley to the right. The serpentine belt can be removed. Put the new serpentine belt on and slide the tensioner pulley to the left.
According to my Chilton's Auto Repair manual : For a 1988 Ford Thunderbird ( 3.8 liter V6 engine ) With engine oil filter change : ( 5.0 U.S. quarts )
On replacing the tensioner you first must raise the van up to get under it, you can reach it better you wil need a long extension & swivel and 15mm socket.
Yes, you can replace a 1.5 liter engine in a 1997 Mirage with a 1.8 liter engine. However, there will be extra parts needed to modify the engine so that it will fit perfectly.
Disconnect the battery. Taking a ratchet and socket rotate the belt tensioner to release the belt. Remove the belt and install the new one. Release the tensioner, and connect the battery.
No , just the 3.8 liter V6 engine , " regular " or supercharged
According to my Chilton's Auto Repair Manual : For a 1987 Ford Thunderbird , 3.8 liter V6 : With engine oil filter change : ( 5.0 U.S. quarts )
According to one of Fords websites : For a 1997 Ford Thunderbird : For the 3.8 liter V6 engine ( Motorcraft FL-400-S engine oil filter ) For the 4.6 liter V8 engine ( Motorcraft FL-820 engine oil filter )
The 3.8 liter V6 engine has a distributor cap and rotor in a 1997 Ford Thunderbird
u dont adjust the timing chain tensioner if there is slop or play in chain, u need to replace the chain . good idea to replace timing gears at same time while engine is pulled apart
You have to remove the belt first, this is easiest with a tensioner tool. Then the nut that holds it to the bracket is on the backside of the tensioner and needs to be done from the bottom.
For a 1997 Ford Thunderbird , 3.8 liter V6 engine : ( 145 horsepower from the factory )
remove the belt. then in center of the tensioner is a bolt that goes into engine. remove this bolt. then tensioner should come off.
Automatic belt tensioner - if not enough pressure replace tensioner Belt has streched too big, and the Automatic belt tensioner is at its limit. The tentioner is how yo remove the belt, so you should feel its tention with your wrench.
You can replace your 1998 Buick 3.8 liter engine with a Buick 3.1 liter engine. You will need to change the motor mounts and some of the wiring harness will need to be modified.
On a 2002 Ford Thunderbird : The engine oil filler cap on the 3.9 liter V8 engine is on top of an extension tube , on the drivers side engine valve cover , near the rear of the engine valve cover
According to the 1996 Ford Thunderbird owners manual and fordparts.com for the 4.6 liter V8 engine ( Motorcraft FL-820 engine oil filter )
No , on the 1996 Ford Thunderbird , the 4.6 liter V8 engine is : The 8th " character " of the VIN is a " W " ( which means the engine was manufactured in ROMEO , Michigan ) It seems backwards to me that " 6 " indicates the 4.6 liter V8 manufactured in Windsor , Ontario , Canada and that " W " is the 4.6 liter V8 , Romeo , Michigan engine , but that's the way Ford has it