Mechanics

TIMING

1993 Ford Thunderbird

Engine Cooling problem
1993 Ford Thunderbird V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic

I NEED BASIC INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO SET THE TIMING ON A 5.0 HO MOTOR FOR A 93 THUNDERBIRD.
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Frank Russell
April 23, 2009.



Removal
Rotate crankshaft, and position cylinder No. 1 at TDC of compression stroke.
Remove front cover .
Ensure timing marks are aligned.
Remove camshaft sprocket retaining bolt and fuel pump eccentric (if equipped). Slide camshaft sprocket, crankshaft sprocket and timing chain off as an assembly

Installation
Place timing chain around camshaft and crankshaft sprockets. Align timing marks, and slide assembly into position.
Install fuel pump eccentric (if equipped) and camshaft sprocket retaining bolt. Tighten bolt to specification . Lubricate timing chain and gears with engine oil. To complete installation, reverse removal procedure.


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BMRFIXIT
Apr 29, 2009.


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