2002 Ford Mustang Q&A
2002 Ford Mustang Question: Camshaft Synchronizer
Often the whole wheel is broken ( along with the Cam Shaft Sensor ) and you need a new Sync assembly. There is a special tool for the alignment of the sensor. I recommend you get a repair manual if your going to work on your own vehicle. It's real easy now that they're available online. To be better prepared when working on your vehicle, read up on the job you're about to perform, it will show you component locations, bolt torque settings and what special tools you'll need. There are also technician tips related to your specific vehicle. Try http://bit.ly/mitchell_repair_manuals_online and you can have one in minutes, for less than $30.00. - dandd
What does the eng. synchronizer do.also does it require a special tool 2 remove & install it? does installing it require lining up certain timing marks??
needing to replace the camshaft synchronizer. with the tool is this job easily performed?
The synchronizer shaft for the camshaft position sensor can cause a loud squeak or chirping noise due to failure of the upper bushing. The noise may be erratic and is usually present when the engi...
The magnet for the camshaft position sensor may fall out of its mount and damage the synchronizers. This causes long crank times when starting the engine and may cause the Check Engine Light to i...