Ford Explorer
Timing Belts and Chains
Ford Ranger XLT

What is the timing position for a 97 ford explorer 4.0 sohc It is the chain on the driver side that skipped Can it be corrected from the valve cover?

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11/30/2006

No, if it has skipped a link the chain links have stretched and won't ever function properly without replacing the chain and both sprockets.