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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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I have a 2004 ford explorer with a check engine light i had

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i have a 2004 ford explorer with a check engine light i had it a few mechanics some of them are saying timing chains but there are no noise coming from them
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: it stays on
JA: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i put a new six pack and a set of plugs so far but i still have a rough idle
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: i had two mechanics say that may be the timing chain have jumped a tooth
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 1 month ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.

Roy

Expert:  roy replied 1 month ago.

lets start with the codes

timing chains can still be stretched and not make noise.

Roy