Protege 1999-2000

Crankshaft Damper (Balancer)


Removal & Installation

1.6L (Zm) Engine
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  3. Drain the cooling system.
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
    Camshaft Position (CMP) sensor
    Ignition coils
    Drive belt
    Crankshaft pulley and plate
    Water pump pulley
    Rocker arm cover and discard the gasket

  7. Support the engine with a suitable support device and remove the number 3 engine mount.

    Timing belt cover
    Pulley using tool 49 D011 102 to prevent crankshaft rotation and remove the pulley boss

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    Fig. Remove pulley bolt and boss by using tool 49 D011 102 to prevent crankshaft rotation-1.6L (ZM) engines



To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Crankshaft pulley and tighten the bolts to 109-151 inch lbs. (12-17 Nm)
    Drive belt
    Ignition coils
    CMP sensor and check the air gap between the sensor and the plate teeth using a brass feeler gauge. If the gap is not 0.020-0.059 inch (0.5-1.5mm) adjust the sensor until the proper gap is reached.
    Negative battery cable