Installing a Ford Cam Sensor ( Cam Syncronizer) without the special tool.

This being the only time I will probably ever install one of these, I just could not justify the cost of the special tool. Knowing it was essentially a distributor that told the PCM when the engine was at top dead center, I used a little common sense and another Ford, that uses the same sensor, to verify.

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Installing a Ford Synchronizer
Ford Camshaft synchronizer's are a common failure. Some techs aren't familiar with them so they may not be comfortable with them. Unfortunately the service manuals aren't very clear in describing the install process. I've made this video to help you understand them, and show how to properly install them.





Ford Quick Tips: #32 Multiple Ford Engines Camshaft Synchronizer Belt Chirp Noise Cheap & Easy FIX
You can grab a new synchronizer cheap Here-(check fitment guide) http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0037NIG44/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B0037NIG44&linkCode=as2&tag=fordt-20&linkId=6Q IFMVCIKMNK4PFJ In this video I go over the noise source and a cheap fix you can try before shelling out hundreds for a new Synchro. This applies to any Ford that has a synchro in place of the usually distributer spot including 3.0l, 4.0l and 5.0l engines. New R/C Channel R/C Addict Makuloco- http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyKUMl3gkaLYSxpvQjRgWAQ Facebook- Ford Tech Makuloco- http://www.facebook.com/pages/Ford-Tech-Makuloco/651813524932940 R/C Addict Makuloco- http://www.facebook.com/pages/RC-Addict-Makuloco/1518863088359331?ref=hl





Ford Ranger Camshaft Synchronizer DIY How To
This video will show you how to change the camshaft synchronizer on your Ford Ranger. It will show the location of the camshaft synchronizer, the removal process, and the installation. Note, before removing the camshaft synchronizer, make sure you mark the location of the housing and tab with a magic marker to ensure the replacement camshaft synchronizer goes in exactly the same way.





How to Replace a Camshaft Position Sensor in Your Car - DIY with Scotty Kilmer
Camshaft position sensor replacement and repair in your car DIY. How to test and replace a camshaft position sensor in your car. Camshaft position sensor location, inspection, testing, removal and replacement. DIY car repair with Scotty Kilmer, an auto mechanic for the last 41 years. ⬇️Things used in this video: 1. Ratchet and socket set: http://amzn.to/2inoxOY 2. Mechanic’s Tool Set: http://amzn.to/2Bzmccg 3. Actron Scan Tool: http://amzn.to/2ngeCQJ 4. Common Sense 5. Full HD Camera: http://amzn.to/2AvoEk7 6. My computer for editing / uploading: http://amzn.to/2i2sKYz 7. Video editing software: http://amzn.to/2jv5Fhf 8. Thumbnail software: http://amzn.to/2k7tz6C 🛠Check out my Garage to see what I use every day and highly recommend: https://www.amazon.com/shop/scottykilmer ❗️Check out the Scotty store: https://goo.gl/RwhRGU 👉Follow me on Instagram for the latest news, funnies, and exclusive info / pics: https://goo.gl/ohy2cA Consider subscribing and press the bell 🛎 icon to be notified of all new videos. And remember, every day (7 days a week), I upload a new video on the Scotty Kilmer Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/scottykilmer Also, if you like my car help, be sure to watch my live car talk show, every Thursday afternoon at 1 CST and Saturday morning at 10 AM CST on YouTube. I answer your car questions LIVE there. Just check it out at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQtdBelbqdg Scotty Kilmer is a participant in the Amazon Influencer Program.




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