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On 2001 ford escort replace timing belt replace I cant get

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on 2001 ford escort replace timing belt replace I cant get the bolt on either of the pulleys on the end of camshafts are they right hand threds
JA: How many miles are on the timing belt? Have you ever had to change it before?
Customer: new belt was installed by someone else when I got it had a broken idler pulley which I replaced
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes I have a new pulley on the car now just need to put in time but I cant get pulley on cam loose
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: this engine is a varable
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 3 months ago.

Hello! No, the bolts are just on there very tight. You need to turn them counter clockwise to loosen them.

Expert:  AMEDEE replied 3 months ago.

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