i have a renalut clio 1.2 how do i set my tracking

Asked by Jun 03, 2014 at 07:03 AM about the 2003 Renault Clio

Question type: General

we changed the water pump now timing is out how do i reset it the marking are rubed off the car will make starting sound but not turn over can any1 help

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Oh dear, there is a possibility of valve damage, hopefully not. you will need to remove the timing belt cover. On the camshaft sprocket you will need find an indentation this should be in the 12o'clock position, on the crankshaft sprocket as you look down you will find a cut out on the washer behind the sprocket this should line up with a cut out in the casting just below the sprocket. once you have fitted and checked the marks are aligned turn the crankshaft clockwise two revolutions until the marks are aligned. Hopefully once all fitted up she will start.

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