What sound does a bad timing chain makes on a 2007 nissan maxima

Asked by Nov 11, 2014 at 06:40 AM about the 2007 Nissan Maxima SE

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A clattering sound, but it could also be a bad guide or hydraulic tensioner unit. If it is indeed a chain noise you should replace the guides tensioner unit and the chain, look closely at the cam and crank gears make sure they are not worn out.

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