Question about 1985 Nissan 300ZX
I found timing marks on the backside of the crankshaft pully and the mark on the front of the cam spocket.. Where do i put those marks.. Also .. why doesnt my timing chain tennsioner push on my chain.. is slips back and alows the chain to smack the housing and even slip timing. Thanx so much for your time..... Signed.. frustrated youngin
The timing chain tensioner is hydraulic and either out of adjustment or defective. You need to remove the timing chain cover and reset the mechanical correlation between the crankshaft and the camshafts. also the other ignition time marks are on the crankshaft harmonic balancer and the cam cover. Do not crank the engine with the timing out of sequence or you'll destroy the engine.
Posted on Mar 25, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 25, 2015 | Cars & Trucks
Oct 17, 2014 | 1994 Nissan Pickup
Jul 28, 2014 | 1992 Honda Prelude
May 11, 2014 | 1998 Mazda Pickup
Nov 11, 2010 | 1987 Porsche 924
Sep 11, 2009 | 2002 Land Rover Freelander
Aug 26, 2009 | 2002 Dodge Dakota Club Cab
Sep 29, 2008 | 1996 Mercury Mystique
1,249 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: