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How do you set the timing up on the Nissan QR20DE We have…

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How do you set the timing up on the Nissan QR20DE? We have had to replace the head gasket and now need to reassemble the engine, want to make sure the timing is set up correctly.
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Hi.

 

Valve timing procedure

 

Removal and refitting requires sump removal

 

  • Engine at TDC on no'1 cylinder [1]
  • Ensure crankshaft sprocket keyway at 12o'clock position [2]
  • Align Gold or Yellow coloured chain link with balancer unit sprocket timing mark [3]
  • Align Orange or Blue coloured chain link with crankshaft sprocket timing mark [4]
  • Align Gold or Yellow coloured chain link with timing mark on each camshaft sprocket [5]
  • Align Orange or Blue coloured chain link with crankshaft sprocket timing mark [6]
  • Reset tensioners
  • Push tensioner arm in direction of arrow [7]
  • Retain in position with wire clip [8]
  • Compress tensioner plunger [9]
  • Retain in position with wire clip [10]
  • Refit timing chain tensioners
  • Remove wire clips [8] & [10]

 

 

 

This any help?

 

 

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