Small Engine Service Manuals 2002 Mazda B Series Electronic Valve Timing. The F engine family from Mazda is a mid-sized inline-four piston engine with iron block, alloy head and belt-driven SOHC and DOHC configurations. Mazda's L-series engines are earning a reputation for variable vale timing (VVT) defects that can cause oil leaks, excessive smoke out of the tailpipe, loose timing chains, and catastrophic engine failure.
The Mazda B-Series is one of those vehicles. The Mazda B series is a series of pickup trucks that was manufactured by Mazda. Price: Alternate: No parts for vehicles in selected markets.
Return the timing chain to the exhaust camshaft sprocket.
The Ford Ranger and identical Mazda B-Series use a high-voltage electronic ignition system.
Mazda acknowledged the problems in a "special service program" but, according to owners, has denied warranty coverage in many cases. The Mazda B series is a series of pickup trucks that was manufactured by Mazda. Price: Alternate: No parts for vehicles in selected markets.