1992 Mercury Tracer



February, 19, 2010 AT 8:45 PM

Engine Mechanical problem
1992 Mercury Tracer 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 205000 miles

I wasn't getting compression. I removed the timing belt cover and saw that the cam sprocket wasn't moving when I cranked the engine, obviously the belt wasn't moving either. Is the timing gear on the crankshaft shot?

1 Answer



March, 23, 2010 AT 1:49 PM

It could be or the tensionier may be bad. How old was the belt?

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