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Hi everyone, i am new to 156 ownership and this forum so please cut me some slack.....Recently bought a 156 2.0 Veloce SP 3, after alot of soul searching over realiability issues...its a great car and im chuffed to bits with it,but its already had a new engine at 50k and is now touching 90k,so i am looking at doing belts and variator etc.
i have a friend who is a top Ford trained technician who is willing to carry out the work if i can provide a decent Haynes type manual to follow.!!! Can anyone help please with a detailed description of a full belt,tensioners,variator etc etc procedure.
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welcome to AO dude....

use the search facility above which should be able to help you out...

very wise changing the belts etc...recommend every 36k or 3 years, which ever is sooner, you will need a cam locking tool as well

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Welcome, unfortunately Haynes themselves don't do a manual for the 156

Best searching the net for instructions

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Hi there, welcome to the forum on good luck on the work on the 156
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Hi and welcome. Cheers
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Here ya go....make sure he gets hold of camlocks and does all the tensionsers.

This shows how to change a variator but the job is basically the same as it involves taking the belts off anyway.

http://home.hccnet.nl/jaap.bouma/PhaseVariator.htm

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