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Greg, Shop Owner
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I have a ford ranger 2010 built in Thailand with 4 cyl. non

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I have a ford ranger 2010 built in Thailand with 4 cyl. non turbo diesel marked 2900 0n the valve cover. The engine has been rebuilt but we are having trouble with the timing. Can you
give me info on the timing?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Greg replied 9 months ago.

Which diesel engine do you have

2.2 L Duratorq I4 (diesel)
3.2 L Duratorq I5 (diesel)

2.5 WLE


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
VIN # ***** 4 CYL. , No Turbo, 2010 Ford Ranger, Built in Thailand, The only marking on the
engine is on the valve cover is 2900. This is an engine they put in Mazda as well as Ford.
Expert:  Greg replied 9 months ago.

Okay good have a diagram showing you the positions of the two cam sprockets .

and the high pressure pump pulley.

Be careful with the cam pulleys they are identical so make sure the E and I are on the correct side .

Still need additional information then please get back to me with the reply button, and not the poor or bad service, this way i can get back to you or suggest another expert if needed.

Your deposit does not pay me until the answer is rated in a positive way,
A bad rating does not constitute a refund.

If you are not happy or you have sorted out your problem before the answer then please let me know with the reply button .

Kind regards Greg.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
This engine only has 1 cam so do not understand your answer. If you cannot help say so!!!
Expert:  Greg replied 9 months ago.

One cam .okay let me check that would normally be the WL2.5 and 2.9 /let me check in the ford data base for this engine you have .

Rgds Greg

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
If you can ck the data base I gave you the VIN#. This should give you the info which I cannot get.
Expert:  Greg replied 9 months ago.

Sorry will have to opt out can not find anything on the 2.9L .

Rgds Greg

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I trust my money will be refunded, I only received questions and no answers. I will in turn let you know the
answer when I get it.
Regards ricky