DOES A 1999 FORD MERCURY SABLE HAVE A TIMING ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1999 Ford
  • 172,000 miles

Does a 1999 ford Mercury Sable have a timing belt? Or a serpertine belt?

Monday, March 4th, 2013 AT 12:25 AM

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  • caradiodoc
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There's two engines available for your car but in this case they both use a timing chain.

A serpentine belt is the thin multi-ribbed belt that runs things on the outside of the engine like the generator and power steering pump. Unlike the older V-belts, serpentine belts can run low-power items like water pumps on their smooth back side.

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Monday, March 4th, 2013 AT 1:53 AM

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