Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 1)




People Who Liked This Video Also Liked

Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 1)
Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 1)
Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 2)
Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 2)
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain Update
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain Update
2002 Ford Explorer 4.0L left timing chain cassette. i got it without removing heads
2002 Ford Explorer 4.0L left timing chain cassette. i got it without removing heads
Ford Transit timing chain tensioner Part 1
Ford Transit timing chain tensioner Part 1
1998 Ford Explorer 4x4 4.0 SOHC Timing
1998 Ford Explorer 4x4 4.0 SOHC Timing
2002 Explorer Timing Chain Replacement Part 2
2002 Explorer Timing Chain Replacement Part 2
2006 Ford Ranger 2.3L Duratec engine problem noise. Broken timing chain tensioner
2006 Ford Ranger 2.3L Duratec engine problem noise. Broken timing chain tensioner
BMW e46 Timing Chain Tensioner - DIY Replacement
BMW e46 Timing Chain Tensioner - DIY Replacement
In car service of Timing Chain on the Ford 4.6L Modular V8 - Part 1 of 2
In car service of Timing Chain on the Ford 4.6L Modular V8 - Part 1 of 2
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Main Chain Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Main Chain Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Rear Cassette Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Rear Cassette Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 01-08-2013 part 3
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 01-08-2013 part 3
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Left Front Chain Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 12-15-2012 Left Front Chain Removal
2002 Ford Explorer Tming Chain Update 01-10-2013 part 3
2002 Ford Explorer Tming Chain Update 01-10-2013 part 3
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 01-08-2013 upper oil pan removal 2
2002 Ford Explorer Timing Chain update 01-08-2013 upper oil pan removal 2
2002 Ford Explorer Tming Chain Update 01-10-2013 part 1
2002 Ford Explorer Tming Chain Update 01-10-2013 part 1
Ford Transit Timing Chain Tensioner Part 2
Ford Transit Timing Chain Tensioner Part 2
camphaser replacement and timing chain. tensioners 201305-04 19.27.01
camphaser replacement and timing chain. tensioners 201305-04 19.27.01
4.0 SOHC Ford Explorer Engine Replacement part 1
4.0 SOHC Ford Explorer Engine Replacement part 1
How To Replace The Serpentine Belt Tensioner on Ford 4.0L
How To Replace The Serpentine Belt Tensioner on Ford 4.0L
How To Install Replace Belt Tensioner Pulley Ford Explorer Ranger Mountaineer 4.0L 93-01 1AAuto.com
How To Install Replace Belt Tensioner Pulley Ford Explorer Ranger Mountaineer 4.0L 93-01 1AAuto.com
Ford 5.4l Timing chain removal plan
Ford 5.4l Timing chain removal plan

Did this video help you?

Joseph Krone: Everyone's telling me I need to pull the entire motor out of the car?..

Plau's Pone Cornur: Where'd you source the parts? Rockauto doesn't seem to have them and i dont want to go to the dealer for them. also whats the P/N. i need these for my 1997 4.0 sohc

Juan Ayala: It since like all Ford explorers have this problem, my friend have a 98 and drove it like that for 2 years doing the really load noise when it was cold star and finally came to the END. time change broke!!

Caleb Dowty: I cannot seem to find these parts anywhere...I have looked into rock auto and all they have are expensive kits....I am in Kansas and my 99' Ford Explorer spirt has had this sound for about a year and a half and it's just getting on my nerves so time to fix it...anyone find the tensioner with the part numbers listed?

dick gazinya: do you have to remove the oil to do this?

SuperIncredible90: I have a problem with my 2002 Ford Explorer V8 4.6L. I first heard rattling and within a week, I was on the freeway, and it shut off. The lights were on, everything worked fine but the engine did not turn over. Every time I try to turn it on completely, it sounds really bad. Like a clacking noise. If you can, go on my page. I posted a video of the noise it makes. Please check it out, you might be my savior! Thanks! 

0mnomnomz: talk to local ford dealer, i hate going to the stealership as much as the next guy but sometimes it cant be helped

Scott Young: why dont these tensioners use a ratchet to prevent them retracting after they take up the chain slack?

mitchman2100: My 99 Explorer has the exact same problem. Thanks for the video!

TheUnlimited001: Do you have to drain the oil first? So it doesnt use a gasket? Thanks

yellowcow13: Cant wait to see more on this SUV

Edgar Angeles: Mine makes the rattling when is warm on idle could it be the tensioners or the timing chain?

jmjw8211: Awesome, thanks for doing this video mate

KungfuHeathen: I only get the "pinging-like" noise on hard acceleration, and ONLY at 2500 rpm. Seems to be coming from the right rear. Could this be a possible solution, or just worth a try? Also, is it possible to lost the chain timing when you remove a tensioner? Do you have to set the crankshaft in a certain position before removal? Thanks!

Gary Paul: hi Daniel, I just replaced the tensioners on 2002 4.0L SOHC. They are rattling like hell at a start up, I ran the motor for about 15 minutes trying to get them to fill with oil. How long did your's take? Did you prefill them with oil some how? Thanks

Barry Godshall: Do you have a part # for these ? Where did you purchase them ? thanks

foodtoeat123: I have a ford sport trac with the same engine , it has the same rattling sound as what played in the video . but it sometimes continues after warmed up . could it be the same problem?

tim bow: have to same problem in my 1998 explorier all wheel drive would this be same issuse

Solaris Art Gallery: Any ideas for my 2003 Ford Explorer Sport? I turned the ignition switch on one morning and it started rattling like crazy and then it died. What is wrong with it? I had to have it towed.

jamie knopf: if the guides are broken will changing the tensioner do damage?

Ricardo Gomez: Hello Daniel. Before you changed the tensioner, did the motor have the rattle noise and then the bottom noise disappeared ?

suckingboobies: Thanks for this video man, I've had this problem for a while, just purchased the lower Tensioner, now I need an extension bar.

Jeff Lynn: Is this the same for a 2006 4.0. Thanks for the video you may have save me a bunch of money given the dealer said I should reply the entire timing chain on a explorer with 146k miles

Kevin Rogers: there is a gasket there on the tensioner, its a very very thin metal gasket, u can just a SMALL smout of sealent there

TheMadboater67: what is the part number for the tensioner

kmt5150: He sounds like Owen Wilson..lol

cmccarter2009: The front tensioner is under the intake plenums... Yes, plenums!! There is a TSB recall kit called 00M12. Its the upper and lower intake gaskets, front tensioner, oil galley plug and an oil restrictor.

0mnomnomz: Most useful and informative video on this issue, great work and thank you so much! +1 !!

RoadRacerGT: Nice film Daniel....I am going to do my 02 Ranger and use a 1-1/16" socket .....it is 26.99mm...Thanks for the how to.

Marc99GT: Nice Job. I am going to replace these on the 02 I just purchased.

Walter Witherspoon: Hope mines be simple as you made it seem. My rattling is very severe to the point that its almost unbearable..
Rating:
Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 1) 4.8 out of 5

Featured Video

How to Insulate Walls


Ford Explorer Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (Part 1)