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  1. 3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005
    Hey, guys! 2003 Exploder 4.0L 4WD (I'm assuming it's a balance shaft motor), 182k. Engine is making noise. Sounds like the dreaded timing chain rattle. Since the timing chain tensioners are spring loaded hydraulic pistons I'm thinking of running a thicker viscosity oil and/or adding Lucas to...
  2. 3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005
    I have a 2003 Ford Explorer LT. My mechanic said it appeared to be missing a timing chain guide on one side (when he was replacing a gasket). My question is whether I need to worry about replacing that since its fairly labor intensive = $$. The car has 150,000 miles on it and the body...
  3. 3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005
    Hey guys so i currently have a 2003 explorer xlt sport trac, and its nice but id really love to be able to do to it, im not trying to pimp the thing out and engine swap like i just want it to look alittle nicer, have a better audio system and all that jazz. Im just trying to get some ideas of...
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