Question about 1996 Ford Contour

1 Answer

NEED TIMING MARKS 2.0L DUAL CAM FORD CONTOUR

Have no timing mark on crank

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • kevon hunter
    kevon hunter Jan 09, 2009

    i have 1996 ford contour and there are two small timeing marks on the crankshaft pulley but it doesn't seem timed right with the second mark is ther something that i'm missing here ?

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    NEED TIMING MARKS 2.0L DUAL CAM FORD CONTOUR

  • Anonymous May 26, 2009

    they are to wheels you have to put on but which way do they go.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 137 Answers

The cam marks are on the cams under the valvecover the crank has a mark o nthe timing cover that you need to line it up to

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1999 ford contour with DOHC 2.0L motor. Need to find timing marks on crank and cams


It is only advised to do the timing belt with these special tools. For best results, I strongly suggest paying an experienced professional to do this procedure.
Turn crankshaft clockwise. #1 & #4 cylinders are at (general) TDC when the woodruff key is straight up.
I have to say, this is not a job for someone who is not fully prepared. The system will only vary the timing 2 deg and this IS an INTERFERENCE ENGINE. Meaning, there will be catastrophic engine failure if the marks are misaligned, if the belt breaks or if the removal and installation service procedures are not strictly adhered to.
So, here is enough information to get you in real trouble ( in my opinion).
26205154-ddfozveebyyu0rwo5khrtlim-3-0.png

26205154-ddfozveebyyu0rwo5khrtlim-3-2.png

26205154-ddfozveebyyu0rwo5khrtlim-3-5.png

May 26, 2016 | 1999 Ford Contour

1 Answer

How to aline timing marks on hyundai elantra 2009 4 cyl.


valve timing, crank pulley T D C mark to mark on timing cover. Cam gear mark to mark on head or block . Ignition timing T D C mark on crank pulley to timing mark on timing cover.

Sep 21, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Timing marks for CRANK SHAFT ON 2005 jaguar XJ


there is no marks the ign timing is ecu controlled a locking device goes in the flywheel housing where the crank sensor fits to time the valve timing and locking bars fit over the camshafts.sounds

Feb 01, 2014 | 2005 Jaguar XJ-Series

1 Answer

How to find the timing marks 1990 nissan pulsar


EASY WAY IS REMOVE NUM 1 SPARK PLUG AND ROTATE CRANK WITH 19MM SOCKET AND BREAKER BAR ,WITH ENGINE OFF,GO TO COMPRESSION STROKE AT TOP DEAD CENTER AND YOU WILL SEE MARK ON CRANK PULLEY AND MARK ON TIMING COVER AND THAN YOU CAN REMOVE TIMING COVER AND CRANK PULLEY AND SEE MARKS ON TOP CAM AND CRANK GEAR,BEST WAY I CAN TILL YOU ,HOPE IT HELPS

Jul 29, 2012 | Nissan Pulsar Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Where to the marks line up to for the timing in a 99 ford contour


there are no marks, special tools are need to install the cams, crank in time.

Jan 31, 2011 | 1996 Ford Contour

1 Answer

Timing marks on A 1995 ford contour I-4


THERE IS ONE ON CAM GEAR LOOKS LIKE A DOT OR HOLE AND ONE ON CRANK GEAR SAME LOOK LINE THEM UP CAM DOWNWORD CRANK UPWORD THEY HAVE TO MATCH PERFICTLY

Oct 11, 2010 | Ford Contour Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

In replacing a water pump in a 1997 ford coutour, the book i have says to remove the timing belt, 1. i cant find any cam marks to keep things aligned 2. any good ideas on how to loosen the crank pulley...


they dont have marks, we at the dealership use a special tool. you can make your own marks. if you reuse the timing belt make sure that you mark the direction, crank pully bolt you can get a chain wrench from auto zone that will wrap around the pulley and lock down to hold it. i have used this when an impact wasnt handy.

Apr 01, 2010 | 1997 Ford Contour

1 Answer

I am putting a new timing belt on a 1990 colt vista with a 2.0 liter engine.I need to know the timing mark positions.


On cam gear there's a punch mark, line that mark at 9 oclock there's a timing mark on cylinder head, crank gear, in back of crank gear is a plate with a (v) cut line gear at 11 oclock there's a timing mark on front case, gear to right of crank gear has a (v) cut on it, line it at about 11 oclock at timing mark on front case, adj tensioner and your done.Good Luck.

Dec 12, 2009 | 1990 Dodge Colt Vista

1 Answer

Want to know positioning of the timing mark on the timing gears5.8L


The Timing Marks should face each other crank gear mark straight up and cam gear mark should point down straight at crank gear mark

Oct 25, 2009 | Ford E-250 Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

How to align cams on a 95 ford contour 2.0 dohc?


In order to time this engine you've got to align the cams with the respective markings on the new belt, this also pertains to the crankshaft pulley. If there are no markings on the belt, the camshaft markings will have a demarkation on the head two which each cam must be aligned. From here I cannot tell you where thes marks are but they are usually at 12:00 or 3:00 plus when you get near the alignment point the cams will feel almost like they are freewheeling for about 3/4- 1 inch in either direction.The crankshaft has to be at TDC or topdead center. this is easily accomplised with a 12 inch ruler laid across the front of the pulley with the long side facing up. This way you can center the mounting bolt and the timing mark at the same time, assuring you of exact center alignment. That's about all I can offer. Thank you, Dana. P.S. please do not turn the engine over with the key until you are certain that all three marks are dead on target. You may however turn it over by hand using a socket of the correct size going clockwise on the crankshaft.

Sep 06, 2009 | 1995 Ford Contour

Not finding what you are looking for?
1996 Ford Contour Logo

Related Topics:

1,171 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74688 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22082 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5436 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...