1993 NISSAN NX HEAD GASKET

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  • durtycurty
  • 1993 Nissan NX

Engine Mechanical problem
1993 Nissan NX 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual

i had my head gasket replaced and now at start up sounds like my timing chain tensioner failing

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 AT 8:22 PM

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  • mhpautos
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Hi there,

With the rocker cove off, look down at the side of the timing chain (use a good torch) and see if the lock hook on the chain tensioner has been released, if not flick it off with a long screw driver, see pic for a close up view of the tensioner.

Mark (mhpautos)

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Sunday, August 29th, 2010 AT 5:05 AM
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  • mhpautos
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Sorry, forgot to add the pic.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/61395_Graphic_165.jpg


mark.

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Sunday, August 29th, 2010 AT 5:08 AM

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