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  1. Cam bolt removal on a 4.7 lt Help

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I was replacing the timing chains on my 4.7 liter and I forgot to take the cam shaft bolts off before I took of the chains off. Is there any way I can get the cam bolts off? I've tried a 350 pound impact but I can't get it off. Any ideas? Also the engine is still in the truck. :doh:
  2. Timing adjustment...

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys I was wondering if there is a way too loosen passenger side sprocket chain an move it over a tooth without taking apart the timing chain cover off?.
  3. Newbie in need of a little help....

    Newbie Checkin!
    Hi there I have a situation that I'm very frustrated behind... About month ago I was leaving a store tried too start up the truck an she was running rough an shaking then shut off.... After towing the truck home my Machanic (Backyard Machanic) said check the timing chain tensioner. After taking...
  4. 360 Rebuild: Startup Timimng Issue

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey fellas, I've got a 1986 D250 that was my grandpa's and has been in the family since it was new. After years of use on the farm and down the road, it leaked from every orifice possible, so we recently rebuilt it. The build went great and with minimal problems until the end; we are having a...
  5. 96 5.9 rebuilt engine won't fire

    Newbie Checkin!
    Just put a rebuilt long block in my 96 1500. Having trouble with the timing. Was wondering if anyone knows where the distributor drive gear should be positioned with cylinder 1 at tdc? The engine is not firing at all and I am stumped. It is getting fuel. Any ideas?
  6. Hard Starting after overnight Parking

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    This truck is having a real hard time starting after being parked for longer periods of time (such as overnight). It'll turn over and want to start but really rough like as if the timing is way out, and when it does start, if you're not quick with giving it some throttle it acts like it wants...
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