Timing Chain Tensioner/Guides May Wear and Cause Noise on Pontiac Sunfire

The timing chain tensioner and guides are prone to wear and may develop an abnormal noise, requiring replacement.

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Average mileage: 107,500 (80,000–135,000)
Engines affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder, 2.3L 4 Cylinder
1 model year affected: 1995
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