how do I line up my timing marks on a Saturn 2003 Saturn l 300 for the six cylinder

Asked by Jul 27, 2014 at 11:29 AM about the 2003 Saturn L300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the new timing belt has a white timing marks in a yellow timing mark. How do I get this
car in time?

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http://www.2carpros.com/diagrams/saturn/l300/2003 -- check this out. The notches on the cam sprockets line up with the notches on the belt and the notches on the exposed cover behind the pulleys.

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www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgYBHoeja9g -- this is for a vue but yours should be the same.

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Oh and make sure you get it timed correctly. You have an interference engine and if not timed correctly you will bend some valves. (Major engine damage)

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dont even attempt to do it without the kit. j-42069 1000 dollars it is the mechanic grade. 2nd and cheaper choice otc6687 knock off aftermarket kit. can be ordered online for around $150.00 and couple of really good how to videos on how to use the kit on you tube. hope I helped

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