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Front End Service
After studying this chapter, you will be able to:
Check a timing chain for wear.
Install a timing chain assembly.
Install a timing sprocket and belt.
Service timing chain tensioners.
Adjust timing belt tension.
Install a timing belt cover.
Install timing gears.
Check timing gear runout and backlash.
Properly torque timing gear or sprocket fasteners.
Replace a front cover oil seal.
Install an engine front cover.
Know These Terms
Crankshaft front seal
Engine front cover
Timing belt cover
Timing belt tension
Timing gear backlash
Timing gear runout