Home Auto Repair 2000 Lincoln LS Timing Drive Components Primary Removal

2000 Lincoln LS Timing Drive Components Primary Removal

Download 1. Remove the engine front cover. For additional information, refer to Engine Front Cover in this section. 2. Raise the vehicle. 3. Remove the crankshaft position (CKP) sensor and the torque converter cover. 4. NOTE: There is one window on the ignition pulse wheel that is unique to accept the special tool. Install the special tool. Turn the crankshaft to 45 degrees ATDC. The crankshaft keyway will be in the 6 o’clock position. Install the special tool. 5. Lower the vehicle. 6. Make sure the lobes of the camshaft are facing upwards. If not, repeat Step 4. 7. Install the special tool on the RH cylinder head. 8. Loosen the exhaust camshaft sprocket bolt. 9. Loosen the intake camshaft sprocket bolt and slide the camshaft sprockets forward on the bolts. 10. Remove the RH timing chain tensioner and blanking plate. 11. Remove the tensioner arm. 12. Remove the timing chain guide. 13. Remove the RH primary timing chain and crankshaft sprocket as an assembly. 14. Remove the special tool from the RH head.