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Randall C, ASE MasterTechnician
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Experience:  35 years ASE Master Tech, Diagnostic , Electrical Specialist
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Cam sync alignement
, I just installed a new engine and

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Customer: ***** ***** cam sync alignement
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I just installed a new engine and can not figure out the timing for the cam sensor its a 99 ford ranger 2wd 3.0 auto trans
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I also do not have the special install tool for the syncro
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

Hello, Some of the 3.0 did not have the timing marks on the balancer, Before I send info, can you tell me if you have these marks? here is a link to a picture

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have marks
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

ok, you will need to pull #1 plug, put finger in the holes, tap engine till puff of air, stop tapping then turn engine the last little bit to bring the timing marks to TDC , after that follow directions in this attachment link