Question about 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier
Replacing timing chain in 2001 chevy cavalier
how do I make sure that engine is in time
2001 chevy cavalier 2.2L VIN-4 If chain broke or jumped: Remove timing cover(helps to remove two bottom studs on cover that pass threw oil pan use the two nuts on them as jam nuts on the studs). Put #1 cyl. t.d.c with crank. timing mark pointing @ center of the chain tensioner. Remove cam shaft pulley remove chain, reinstall pulley and turn cam shaft until cam shaft mark also points to center of tensioner. (I removed valve cover to make sure the two push rods for #1 cyl. relaxed (They turned with two fingers) Install new parts as needed.Connect battery Test run for 5 sec. with covers off.Disconnect battery. Put everything back together.Go to http://www.jasperengines.com/pdf/GM2.2TimingTB.pdf to see timing marks and alignment.
Posted on Oct 12, 2011
Put it on tdc
and go from there
tdc top dead center
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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