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Engine Hello I have no manual . does the engine have to come out the bottom to change the timing chain.thank you

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I just got done scanning over the Chilton I have here when I was given my car. By the illustrations, it looks like they took the engine out in order to get to the timing chain. After reading , you have to take a lot of the front end off to get to it. Considering how tightly packed everything is, I can understand it. Best thing to do is to get a copy of the book like mine #28260. Depending where you are, average price is around $20 for a copy of it. the info I was reading is on 3-47 (chpt 3 pg 47).

I am sorry I wasn't much help, but I did want to try to help.

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

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