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How Often Do I Need A Timing Belt Replacement?

How Often Do I Need A Timing Belt Replacement?

A timing belt is a crucial part of a car's engine, responsible for making sure the pistons and valves operate in harmony. Over time, it will inevitably wear out and need to be replaced - but how often does this need to happen? General guidelines Luckily, there are some general guidelines you can follow. Most carmakers recommend replacing your timing belt every 60,000 to 105,000 miles, although this varies depending on the make and model of your vehicle. For example, Honda recommends replacement at 60,000 miles for most of its vehicles from 2001 or later, while Toyota generally recommends 90,000 miles. You should always check your owner's manual for a specific recommendation for your car. In addition to mileage, there are a few other factors that can affect how often you need to replace your timing belt. If you frequently drive in stop-and-go traffic or in extreme hot or cold weather conditions, your timing belt may wear out more quickly. Additionally, if you regularly tow he ... read more

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