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P1383 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for February 2009

Variable Cam Timing Over-Retarded (Cylinder Bank 1)


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2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAFP11372
... code P1383 for over retarded cam timing after we installed a new timing belt.The vehicle came in as a no start crank ok. The timing belt had jumped and was not broken. We reinstalled the belt thinking it was off a tooth or 2. No luck, we then installed a m...
February 24, 2009
2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAFP11372
... code P1383 for over retarded cam timing after we installed a new timing belt.The vehicle came in as a no start crank ok. The timing belt had jumped and was not broken. We reinstalled the belt thinking it was off a tooth or 2. No luck, we then installed a m...
February 24, 2009