Ford does not provide camshaft gear timing marks, or information to perform timing belt service without the special tools shown in this procedure.
Remove the hood.
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Relieve the fuel system pressure.
Remove the battery.
Remove the battery tray.
Remove the throttle return spring.
Remove the air cleaner assembly.
Remove the constant control relay module and bracket as an assembly.
Drain the engine coolant.
Remove the radiator coolant recovery reservoir.
Recover the A/C system refrigerant.
Remove the air cleaner inlet duct at throttle body.
Disconnect the fuel charging wiring from the connectors.