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Timing chain question cavalier ..tensioner

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Timing chain question cavalier ..tensioner
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Chevy
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Chevy Mechanic: Randall C, ASE Master Tech replied 8 months ago
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Hello, what question do you have?, thanks

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Randall I have an o2 cavalier 2.2 liter and I had a chatter in the passenger side of the engine ..I have replaced the timing chain and tensioner in this car before with the same problem and it seemed to fix the issue ..this was about 2 years ago ..so the chatter came back so this time under close inspection I only replaced the tensioner ...the first day the noise seemed to completely go away but after a week the noise seems to slowly be creeping back in..do you have any thoughts on this ? I used the oem tensioner
Chevy Mechanic: Randall C, ASE Master Tech replied 8 months ago

This one? unsure so I am going to opt out and open the post to the other experts

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Chevy Mechanic: kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago
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Can you post the vin number for this car please so I can look a few things up for you?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I was trying to reach an expert on my experts list ..my apologies ...could you close this please ?
Chevy Mechanic: kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago

I would like to have the chance to earn a spot on you r list. I am very good at what I do. Will you give me a chance?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I’m ok for now ..I will rate you excellent if you put the rate box up
Chevy Mechanic: kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago

That would not be fair to you. I will just opt out. Have a Happy Holiday.

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