Do I need to remove the radiator to access the crank bolt ?.
Ford Q&AAsk Your Question
1994 Ford F-150 Question: How to install a new distributor on my 4.9 1994 truck,do I need
Answer #1G. T. Service Center (4234 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG March 20, 2014, 13:17Master
Crank bolt does not have to come out to replace the distributer. Dist needs to be done by someone other then a DIY'er.
Answer #2Action702 March 20, 2014, 16:14Journeyman
If you do it yourself
You will need a 3/8 socket or a 11mm socket with a ratchet
If the sockets don't work then you need gear wrenches
First thing first
I would put the crank pulley to TDC
Then mark the plugs wires with paint marker so you don't forget where to put it back
Then mark the rotor where it faces to