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1998 altima: 2.4l..were to lign up the marks on the timing chain

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i have a 1998 altima with a 2.4l. i need to know were to lign up the marks on the timing chain?cam and crank
here is the pic, Thanks ROY!graphicgraphic
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
is this for the ka24de 2398cc motor?cause i tryed ligning it up and the intake cam the valves seem to be hitting the to of #1 cylinder?

Did you have the head off? turn it off tdc until you can rotate the cam to where you need it, Thanks ROY!

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
no i didnt take the head off its says you do but i got the oil pump/timing cover off just fine brb

ok!

 

It should line up unless you turned the crank off TDC.

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