answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer
Copy

Your best bet would be to purchase a Haynes manual. I replaced the water pump on a 95 and did the timing belt with it. Make sure you read the steps and understand before doing the work.

This is advice not from a professional---just a little more experienced novice like you.Hopefully you are doing some pre-maintenance and not repair. On pre-maintenance-- This isn't an easiy job--tight space. I would loosen up the motor mount and carefully jack up the engine. You might have to unbolt the mount that connects the drive train to the engine block. Listen to not cause any damage to componets. Taking the plastic covers off is hard. The valve cover needs to be removed. The alternator belt and the airpump /air-conditioner pump belt need to be removed(gets them out of you way. Carefully mark the positions of the cams with the belt that needs to be replaced so you can make the same marks on the new belt. Mark the direction the belt being removed goes. Why that matters I don't know. If it were me--I would unbolt the idler pulley--not the tension pulley. If you have a buddy that will help you then don't remove idler pulley. A small crow bar against the tension pulley will loosen up the belt. This should free up the tension and after removing the crank shaft pulley(you might need a special tool) the belt should slide off. Put the new belt on, carefully lining up the marks you made. Put the crank shaft pulley back on. And ect. If you are solo, be very careful when puting the idler pulley on. Don't strip or get the bolt crooked. If the timing belt broke and the above steps is above you---take the car to a proffessional. Otherwise I'd be surprised the timing isn't off and you can skip marking everything. Remove the broken belt---buy a Mazda book--study timing--and then replace belt. Good luck.

Side note, If you are replacing the timing belt. Maybe you should do a compression check on your engine-- It might be time to just remove and replace the engine. Been there done it---Fun Fun! :)

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-07-16 19:33:31
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +5 pts
Q: How do you replace the timing belt in a 1995 Ford Probe 20L?
Write your answer...
Submit

Related Questions

How do you set ignition timing on a 1995 Ford Probe?

there are two dots on the distributor they have to be lined up on tdc


How much is a timing belt in a 1995 Ford Probe?

It is right about $50.00. At least, that is what the local Autozone sells them for.


How do you fix the timing chain on a 1993 Ford Probe?

Replace the chain and both the cam and crankshaft gears.


Will a 1995 Ford Probe transmission fit in a 1994 Ford Probe?

yes....


How do you replace a water pump on a 1995 Ford Aspire?

Its behind the timing belt cover


Will a sunroof from a 1995 Ford Probe GT fit into a 1994 Ford Probe SE?

Yessir, it will.


How do you install a timing belt tensioner in a 1994 ford probe 2 cylinder?

just replace the engine with a 4 or 6 cylinder and your done.


How do you set ignition timing on a 1989 ford probe?

where are timing marks on 89 ford probe 4 cylinder I have the bottom not the top


How do you Replace timing cover on Ford Taurus?

on 1991 ford taurus 3.8 how do you replace a timing cover


How do you reset the timing on a 1995 Ford Escort after removing the belt?

how do i set the timing on a 1995 ford escort LX??


What is the bolt pattern on a 1995 Ford Probe?

5x114.3


How do you go around the amp on 1995 ford probe how do you go around the amp for after market radio?

how do you go around amp for after market radio on 1995 ford probe


Where are the timing marks on a 93 Ford Probe?

They are on the camshaft and crankshaft sprockets


How can you repair a cv joint in a Ford Probe?

Replace it.


What transmissions and years are compatible with 1995 ford probe gt 2.5 6 cylinder turbo?

The 1995 Ford Probe, either the GT or the 4 cylinder DID NOT COME with a Turbo.


Is it possible to replace a automatic transmission in a 6 cylinder 1995 ford probe with a 5-speed 4 cylinder 1993 ford probe?

Yes it is possible with a bellhousing adaptor plate..... but in short no......Buy the right tranny......or a flux capacitor......


How do you stop condensation in Ford Probe Taillights?

Replace the seal.


Where is the voltage regulator in a Ford Probe?

In the alternator. Have to replace the Alternator.


Do the valves hit when the timing belt breaks on a 1996 2.0 probe?

Yes! The 1996 Ford Probe 2.0 is an Interference Engine. Serious engine damage will occur if the belt breaks. Replace the belt every 60,000 miles.


Where is the transmission filter located on a 1995 Ford Probe?

Inside the transmission.


Where is the ignition coil in a 1995 ford probe gt?

Built into the distributor.


Where is fuel pump located on car 1995 ford probe?

in the tank


How do you set the ignition timing on a ford probe gt 95 with an mx engine?

To set the ignition timing on a Ford Probe GT 95 with an MX engine, remove the two 12 mm head bolts holding the distributor in place. Then rotate the distributor to set the ignition timing.


Is replacing a transmission on a ford probe a easy job?

no it is not , your looking approx. 8.5 hrs in and out to replace a probe transmission....


Will the engine and transmission of a 1995 Ford Probe fit into a 1993 Ford Probe?

Yes,but the 93 and 94 enginges are obd1,while the 95-97 are obd2.