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How to Remove the Lower Timing Chain in '95 Nissan Altima

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Download How to Remove the Lower Timing Chain in ’95 Nissan Altima  – 1. Drain engine oil. Remove the oil pan (Refer to “Removal” under “Oil Pan” in the Service Manual). Remove the power steering pump and position it to the side. Remove the idler pulley and bracket as well. Set # 1 piston at TDC on its compression stroke. Remove the crankshaft pulley. Remove the oil separator. Remove the front cover. NOTE: , , „ „ . , . , . Engine may need to be lowered to provide clearance for the chain tensioner housing of the timing cover to clear the frame. Engine height may need to be adjusted when removing the cover. CAUTION: Be careful not to tear or damage the cylinder head gasket. 9. Remove the following parts: A Lower timing chain tensioner (push piston in and insert a suitable pin into the hole). A Chain tension arm. A Lower timing chain guide. 10. Remove the upper timing chain (refer to “Removal of Upper Timing Chain” in this bulletin)