This timing chain and component kit is just what you need to keep your Ford Explorer, Ranger, Mazda Pickup, & Mercury Mountaineer in good running order.

Our timing belt or chain sets come from a company that is committed to supplying components that are engineered and manufactured under strict quality control procedures. They are leaders in timing component quality which provides you with the highest quality parts available on the market. They are an importer and supplier of high quality timing system products manufactured by both OEM and aftermarket manufacturers that understand quality standards. The distinct difference between them and other companies is that they are consistently supplying the highest level of quality components that is in demand from ASE Certified Mechanics everywhere!

The parts that you will receive in this kit are the same superior quality parts that the high level competition engine rebuilding shops call for and use everday. So do not settle for lesser quality parts when it comes to engine repair. Only go for the best knowing that 1A Auto has already done the research for you on the highest quality supplier available!

This high quality, timing chain set, contains the following pieces and has the following specifications:

  • (2) - Timing Chains - (from jack shaft to cams) - 78 Link
  • (1) - Jack shaft Chain - (from crankshaft to jack shaft - rear location) - 62 Link
  • (1) - Tensioner - (for Rear Cam Chain) - New Ford
  • (1) - Tensioner - (for Front Cam Chain) - New Ford
  • (1) - Tensioner - (for Jackshaft chain)
  • (1) - Guide Rail Assembly - (for front cam chain rails)
  • (1) - Guide Rail Assembly - (for rear cam chain rails)
  • (1) - Guide Rail - (for jack shaft fixed rail)
  • (1) - Oil Line Restrictor
  • Only fits models with 2WD (2 Wheel Drive)
  • Fits the following engines as listed:
    • V6 4.0L SOHC (8th Vin Digit E) - (without internal balance shaft engine) with 4x2

Please note: This timing chain kit is designed for the professional installer. It does not come with any installation instructions. If you do not have a service manual, please consult a professional mechanic prior to installing this kit.

Most car manufacturers recommend changing your timing chain between 50,000 and 70,000 miles (consult your owner's manual to see what your specific manufacturer suggests).

Item Condition: New

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

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Does your warranty cover engine damage if these parts fall?
Nathan M on Jan 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Our warranty would cover the cost of the parts you received from us, but no labor charges or other component charges. We use the best of quality vendors to ensure that our customers don't have to worry when it comes to installing our parts on their vehicle and monitor each part we offer for high return rates.

Vehicle Fit

Year Make Model Description
1997-2002Ford Explorer Ford Explorer 2 Wheel Drive Timing Chain Set with V6 4.0L (8th Vin Digit E)
2001-2002Ford Ranger Ford Ranger 2 Wheel Drive Timing Chain Set with V6 4.0L (8th Vin Digit E)
2001-2002Mazda B4000 Truck Mazda B4000 Truck 2 Wheel Drive Timing Chain Set with V6 4.0L SOHC (8th Vin Digit E)
1998-2002Mercury Mountaineer Mercury Mountaineer 2 Wheel Drive Timing Chain Set with V6 4.0L (8th Vin Digit E)
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Part #: 1ATBK00096


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