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Can not get timing chain marks to align on rotation on a

Customer Question

can not get timing chain marks to align on rotation on a 2002 vitara 2.0
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

Hello. What is your question? I'll see if I can help.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I cannot get the timing marks to line up after I turn the crankshaft 2 or more times>> I startup with them all in position as per specs.. they should line up again , should they not??? 2002 Suzuki vitara 2.0 eng
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

How far off are the marks after you turn the engine 2 times? Are they a full tooth or more off?

Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

can you take a picture of the cam gears with the crankshaft at top dead center and upload it?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I CAN
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what email do you use
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

You should be able to upload it right here.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
u will need to guide me
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

to be honest, I am not sure how it works on your end but there is an icon somewhere to click for uploading photos. Maybe a paperclip?

Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

i think it says "add files"

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
please end this session , this engine is junk!! THANK YOU
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

uh oh.. Sorry to hear that. I'll submit it to customer service for a refund. If you need help in the future please let me know.