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Changing Ford 5.4L Triton Phasers and Timing Chain

As a forewarning, this is not a job for a novice. This is an interference engine: If you do not align the camshafts correctly, serious mechanical engine damage will result. Therefore, I have supplied you with this is a step by step guide explaining how to properly change the timing chain, guides, tensioners, and phasers on a 5.4L Triton 3 valve....

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6.7L PowerStroke Common Problems

Picture this: You are searching through the lot of your favorite Ford dealer shopping for a new or used diesel truck when you spot a newer Super Duty truck. Your eyes widen and your heart paces because you can't wait to get behind the wheel of a quiet purring 800.ft.lb producing monster known as the 6.7L PowerStroke.  However, you can't help but wonder if the reliability issues of the previous generation will haunt you......

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3.5L Ecoboost Timing Chain Replacement

Stretched Ecoboost Chain

The 3.5L EcoBoost is great engine with a few problematic complaints. These engines come buried inside the F150, Explorer, and Taurus have been experiencing little growing pains. I mean that literally - the timing chains are stretching causing all sorts of problems. A stretched chain causes a few drivability issues, maybe some noise, then escalates into a full blown tear-down due to bent valves. See the picture? No good! I love these 3.5L EcoBoost engines, but this is definitely an issue......

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