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1991 Ford Ranger Question: Oil Pressure



Visitor, 2.3L 4 Cylinder, Richmond, MI, November 04, 2010, 18:37

What drives the oil pump? and what couldve possibly broke that wont spin the shaft to the oil pump anymore?

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    November 05, 2010, 01:33

    The oil pump is driven by the auxillary pulley/shaft inside the timing cover. This pulley is driven by the timing belt.

    A broken timing belt would mean a non functional oil pump, among other things. What is your symptom?

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