Liberty, Wrangler, 1997-2005

Timing Belt Cover

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Removal & Installation



2.4L Engine
Front Cover
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the crankshaft vibration damper.
  4.  
  5. Remove the generator drive belt tensioner assembly.
  6.  
  7. Remove the timing belt front cover bolts, and remove the covers.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Install the timing belt front covers. Tighten the fasteners to 60 inch lbs. (7 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install the generator drive belt tensioner.
  4.  
  5. Install the crankshaft vibration damper.
  6.  

Inner Cover
  1. Disconnect negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove engine cover.
  4.  
  5. Remove cooling fan and fan drive viscous clutch assembly.
  6.  
  7. Remove accessory drive belt.
  8.  
  9. Remove cooling fan support.
  10.  
  11. Remove vibration damper.
  12.  
  13. Rotate the engine to 90 degrees ATDC.
  14.  
  15. Remove timing belt outer cover.
  16.  
  17. Remove timing belt.
  18.  
  19. Remove timing belt idler pulleys.
  20.  
  21. Using special tool VM.1085, remove camshaft sprockets .
  22.  
  23. Remove timing belt tensioner .
  24.  
  25. Remove timing belt inner cover retaining bolts and remove cover .
  26.  

To install:


NOTE
Rotate crankshaft hub to 90 degrees ATDC, or the three O-clock position.

  1. Install timing belt inner cover to engine front cover seal .
  2.  
  3. Install timing belt inner cover to cylinder head cover gaskets .
  4.  
  5. Install timing belt inner cover and retaining bolts. Torque 10mm bolts to 35 ft. lbs. (47.1 Nm) and 8mm bolts to 96 inch lbs. (10.8 Nm.).
  6.  
  7. Install timing belt idler pulleys (.
  8.  
  9. Install camshaft sprockets. Han