Chrysler Caravan/Voyager/Town and Country 1996-1999

Timing Belt Cover

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



2.4L Engine

See Figures 1 and 2



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Fig. Fig. 1: Front timing belt cover mounting locations-2.4L engine

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the right inner splash shield.
  4.  
  5. Remove the accessory drive belts.
  6.  
  7. Remove the crankshaft damper.
  8.  
  9. Remove the right engine mount.
  10.  
  11. Place a floor jack under the engine to support it while the engine mount is removed.
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  13. Remove the engine mount bracket.
  14.  
  15. Remove the timing belt cover.
  16.  

To install:


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Fig. Fig. 2: Rear timing belt cover mounting locations-2.4l engine

  1. Install the timing belt cover.
  2.  
  3. Install the engine mount bracket.
  4.  
  5. Install the right engine mount.
  6.  
  7. Remove the floor jack from under the vehicle.
  8.  
  9. Install the crankshaft damper.
  10.  
  11. Install the accessory drive belts and adjust to the proper tension.
  12.  
  13. Install the right inner splash shield.
  14.  
  15. Reconnect the negative battery cable.
  16.  

3.0L Engine

See Figure 3



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Fig. Fig. 3: Timing belt cover mounting detail-3.0L engine

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the accessory drive belts. Remove the engine mount insulator from the engine support bracket.
  4.  
  5. Remove the engine support bracket. Remove the crankshaft pulleys and torsional damper. Remove the timing belt covers.
  6.  

To install:
  1. Install the timing belt covers. Install the engine support bracket. Tighten the support bracket mounting bolts to 35 ft. lbs. (47 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install the engine mount insulator, torsional damper and crankshaft pulleys.
  4.  
  5. Install the accessory drive belts and adjust them to the proper tension.
  6.  
  7. Reconnect the negative battery cable.
  8.  

 
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