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Hear rattling noise on start up. Took to dealer and was told

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Hear rattling noise on start up. Took to dealer and was told it was timing chain. It was not. Now being told it is the left cam gear. Do I need to set engine on top dead center before I take of the chains.
JA: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?
Customer: It's coming from the rear left side of the engine.
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 04 murano
JA: Are you fixing your Murano yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes, I have the cover off , and is now try to get top dead center before I take off chains. Can I get top dead center without checking plug no# ***** I having the worst time getting to plug 1
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  tracker40 replied 1 month ago.

Hello. I see your post has gone un answered Do you still need help with this?