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Replace timing chains on 04 suzuki vitara j20 engine and now it sound like a diesel. What's wrong?

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Hi and welcome to FixYa!

Have you replaced the tensioner as well? If not, I strongly suggest that you replace the tensioner. It must be done during the timing chain replacement. Once replaced you'll be good.

Hope this helps and thank you for using FixYa! Have a good one!

Posted on Mar 20, 2011

  • cheroby Jul 21, 2011

    are there two timing chains and tensioners, it's a v6 engine.
    Thank you

  • njeba marcel Feb 10, 2013

    ok, thanks but what do i do if the doesn,t start but back fires?

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