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Will timing chain stay in place on crank gear if cam sprocket is removed?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by mbtech208, Dec 29, 2009.

  1. Dec 29, 2009 at 7:38 PM
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    mbtech208

    mbtech208 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm putting the head back on my 2.7, and I've been doing it step by step with the FSM. However, I realized that when I took the timing chain tensioner and cam sprocket off, there was nothing that I could see holding the chain to the crank gear. Is there a chance that the chain could slip off the crankshaft gear?
     
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