• Tiny
  • aliemailme
  • 1998 Ford Contour
  • 4 CYL
  • 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.

Sunday, April 24th, 2011 AT 11:27 PM

1 Answer

  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
  • Expert
  • 19,815 posts

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.

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Sunday, April 24th, 2011 AT 11:44 PM

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