Timing chain replacement?

Asked by Apr 30, 2017 at 12:23 PM about the 1995 Ford Mustang GT Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1995 Mustang GT 5.0 HO L. has 232,000 miles on it... having some idle
and surging issues. Have replaced everything else that could cause this. What
are the symptoms of a wore out timing chain?

2 Answers


How old is the distributor? What parts did you replace? Check engine light on?

take the timing chain cover off and see if the timing chain is stretched out if so the car want start it will just speed over ,that's how you see if the timing chain is stretched or not

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