Mechanics

DIED AND FOUND DISTRIBUTOR GEAR TEETH ALMOST GONE WHAT IS PROBLEM?

1993 Ford Aerostar • 150,000 miles

93 ford aerostar already changed distributor and problem repeated. Visual inspected camshaft and valve train components, found no mechanical damage.
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Heliman
October 16, 2011.




I remember that happening to fords in the 80' and early 90's. There was a fix that used a flat washer under the distributor to shim it up to change the gear contact with the cam. I will try to find the tsb and get it to you.

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Oct 16, 2011.


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