has spark but turns over like no compression or not turning fast enuf
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2001 Dodge Intrepid Question: canged timing chain and tensioner all timing marks are on. but now wont start
Answer #1G. T. Service Center (4177 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG February 20, 2014, 19:55Master
If your marks are correct and you have no compression, you have either valve issues or bad luck.
Replywdvietz, February 20, 2014, 21:21Rookie
bad luck is a given. we started wth #1 cyl at tdc on exhaust stroke and crank marks on the money but engine acts like its 180 off.
ReplyProfessorG, February 21, 2014, 05:54Master
It probably is off 180deg, should be TDC compression stroke.
Answer #2pushrod February 21, 2014, 03:02Master
Did the engine quit running with the old chain? #1 cyl at tdc on exhaust stroke?? Did you line up all plated (sinny) links with all gear marks? That is all you have to do!! Do you have a repair manual that shows the procedure for this and loading the tensioner?
Answer #3Greg's Orange Auto (13414 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper February 21, 2014, 06:19Master
poss valve are damaged or worse,seek diag from a mech
Replywdvietz, February 21, 2014, 10:42Rookie
we looked at many diagrams but none actually show where tdc or on which stroke it shud be on. this chain is so complicated i cant believe some one hasnt come up with a play by play video on the rite way to put this 2.7 motor back together.
Replypushrod, February 21, 2014, 14:17Master
There is,, youtube!!! Might not do you any good now though!