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Old Aug 12th, 2014, 07:00 PM
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camshaft bolt. clock wise or anticlock wise

Hi, i hope you can help me. i have a 02 mini with no compression on No.4 cylinder. i have taken the engine apart as far as i can. But i am not sure of the direction of the bolt that holds cam chain wheel onto the cam shaft. (thats question 1). being cam chain, am i right in thinking that the bolt at the back of the block behind the tensioner has to come off aswell to aid refitting. due to it being sprung ( thats question 2). and ( No. 3), does the tensioner (at the back) and the guide (at the front) come away with the head once all the head bolts are undone.
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Old Aug 13th, 2014, 10:08 AM
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hi. ok, only the answer to question 1 is still needed, pluss.....some info......can i remove the cam and spocket together if i remove the tensioner and guide. is there then enough slack in the chain to lift over the cam spocket.
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It is possible to remove the cam with the cam chain sprocket still bolted to the cam. head removed and new vavles being sent to me.
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Old Aug 14th, 2014, 02:42 PM
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Hi. well the new valves are grinded in and seated nicely...engine back together and up and running...i would like to thank you all for your help and time you have spent giving me all the info that i needed...WELL DONE RENAULT FORUM....
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