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Warning Signs of An Aging Timing Belt to Look Out For!

Warning Signs of An Aging Timing Belt to Look Out For!

  Your vehicle's timing belt is super essential in keeping your vehicle running on the roads, but most of us don't even know what it does or the signs of an aging belt. Don't fret - we are here to help. The timing belt is an internal engine part designed to keep your crankshaft and camshaft rotating and ensures that the pistons and valves operate correctly. While it has some durability due to its rubber and nylon material, your timing belt will have to be replaced eventually.    When should you replace timing belts? They usually require a replacement every 80,000 to 100,000 miles. However, that also depends on your vehicle's manufacturer and wear-and-tear.    It is important to note that not all engines have timing belts. They are only usually found in cars and SUVs with smaller engines. More oversized vehicles with larger engines use a timing chain instead.    Listed are several warning signs to look out for when it comes to a ... read more

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