1992 Ford Escort

Tiny
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1992 Ford Escort

how do I time the cam. Related to the TDC. Timing belt stripped out. Teeth stripped. Cam and valves are not timed to the TDC of #1 piston.
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Saturday, December 6th, 2008 AT 11:02 AM

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Have you checked no valves are bent before you re-time the vehicle ???

CAUTION:DO NOT rotate crankshaft or camshaft with timing belt removed.

CAUTION:DO NOT rotate crankshaft or camshaft with timing belt removed. If camshaft must be rotated, install crankshaft pulley and position crankshaft with cylinder No. 1 at 90 degrees BTDC.

Installation
Install camshaft sprocket if removed. Tighten retaining bolt to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS.
Install crankshaft sprocket if removed. Install timing belt over sprockets in counterclockwise direction, starting at crankshaft.
CAUTION:Maintain tension on timing belt between crankshaft and camshaft sprockets when installing belt over remaining sprockets.

Loosen belt tensioner retaining bolt. Allow belt tensioner to apply tension on timing belt.
Rotate crankshaft 2 full revolutions clockwise and realign timing marks. DO NOT rotate crankshaft counterclockwise. Tighten belt tensioner retaining bolt to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS.
To install remaining components, reverse removal procedure. Tighten bolts to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS.


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TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
Application.................................Ft. Lbs. (N.m)
A/C Compressor Mounting Bolt.......15-22 (20-30)
Belt Tensioner Bolt.......................17-22 (23-30)
Crankshaft Damper Bolt.................81-96 (110-130)
Power Steering Pump Bolt.............30-45 (40-62)
Water Pump Bolt..........................15-22 (20-30)
.................................................INCH Lbs. (N.m)
Timing Belt Cover Nut.....................44-62 (5-7)
Valve Cover Bolt.............................44-106 (5-12)
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