2003 Ford Explorer Questions

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I had the motor out already because it had a broken rear timing chain cassette, and I put the motor back in after replacing it, it wouldn't start so I opened up the front cover to the 3 chains in front , and it had front chain guide broken also, I replaced it but I'm sure it's still out of timing, im wondering if I have to take the whole motor back out? Please help!!!

the motor runs real rough at idle but smooth on high rpms but the rattle is still there,changed coil pack,mass air,new plugs and wires checked cam and crank sensers what is wrong grrrr

oil presser droped opened the hood oil was leaking out truck won't start after i shut it off

It is running ruff need to know how to fix it.

I swapped all seats from one explorer to the other and the airbag light is been on since the change. Does this mean I need to swap the seats sensors as well. How can I fix this issue. Thanks so much...Rafael. Bloomfield, Ct

is this repair worth it or would it be to expensive or difficult

have a little leak also it sounds like its making a noise under the truck it is happening at all speeds it sounds like a driveshaft rub but it is not

Mostly occurs in cold weather, first starting vehicle and putting in reverse wants to stall out, then will surge back to normal RPMs. On a rare occasion will happen when first starting and putting in drive. Throttle body was a little carboned up, but I cleaned it all out and still doing it. Never litterally stalls, just acts like it wants to.

my oil light came on and now my engine wont turn over

can a collapsed lifter be repaired without disassembling the engine just passed smog no trouble codes just a noisy lifter

I just remove hy 2003 explorer's cluster to replace some damaged bulbs. When we reinstall not al gages are working properly. Is there any way to solve this situation?

Blend door actuator just replaced. Driving today something in the same area
Began clicking. Not the same noise as when actuator was bad. Heat is now stuck on full. Any thoughts?

started while driving

I went to repairpal and its only showing lower ball joints

blown engine rod