1998 Chevy Malibu Adjusting timing chain

Tiny
GRWILLIAMSIII
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  • 1998 CHEVROLET MALIBU
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 160,000 MILES
Once the timing chain is reached, how do you adjust the chain properly.
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Monday, October 26th, 2009 AT 6:14 PM

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Tiny
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Timing chains don't adjust they are replaced along with gears. Balance shaft has adjustment see diagram


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/198357_Graphic_215.jpg


If chain is noisy you maybe able to replace tensioner and block.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/198357_Grafic_3_65.jpg

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Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 AT 10:28 AM

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