Mechanics

TIMING BELT

1998 Ford Contour • 4 cylinder 2WD Automatic • 90 miles

Hello There, I had the timing belt professionally replaced on my 1998 Ford contour, the belt keep moving out of place and wear out, please note I changed the tensioners and the belt, I bought original parts from ford, am told may be the engine is is bad or something is wrong. What do you think, please help.
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Aliemailme
April 24, 2011.



I don't think they were too professional. If the belt is migrating off, then there is a problem with one of the pulleys that they are not finding. Something is out of alignment and causing the belt to migrate. It may have a bad idler or water pump.

Wrenchtech
Apr 24, 2011.