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2003 Saturn VUE Timing Belt Repair Manual

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Download 2003 Saturn VUE Timing Belt Repair Manual – Removal Procedure 1. Remove the front timing belt cover. 2. Rotate the crankshaft using the J 42098 until the #1 cylinder is at 60 degrees before top dead center (BTDC). 3. Install the J 42069 Crankshaft Locking Tool. 4. Rotate the crankshaft in the engine rotational direction (clockwise) using the J 42098 until the #1 cylinder is at top dead center (TDC) and tighten the lever arm to the water pump pulley flange. Important: Ensure that the alignment of the crankshaft is not 180 degrees off. The alignment mark must align with the corresponding notches on the rear timing belt cover. 5. Install the 1-2 and 3-4 camshaft locks, the J42069-1 Timing Belt Alignment Kit and the J42069-2. Important: Do not rotate the crankshaft if the camshafts are not locked in place with the 1-2 and 3-4 camshaft locks (J42069-1 and J42069-2). Do not rotate the camshafts unless the crankshaft is at 60 degrees BTDC or the valves may contact the crankshaft. 6. Loosen the tensioner pulley. 7. Remove the timing belt. Installation Procedure