What are the signs of a bad timing belt?
Check out these symptoms of a bad or failing timing beltTicking noise coming from the engine.
The timing belt is attached by way of a series of pulleys to the engine’s crank and cam shaft.
Engine won’t turn over.
Oil leaking from in front of the motor..
How do you know if a timing belt has been changed?
always ask to see the full maintenance history for that vehicle. If you are buying it from a dealership you may luck out and they might have done the work themselves and have the records. Failing a receipt for a changed timing belt, always look closely for the sticker proving it was changed.
When should a Honda timing belt be changed?
When should I change my timing belt on a Honda Accord? The timing belt on a Honda Accord generally needs to be replaced about every 60,000-100,000 miles. When it’s time to replace your timing belt, it’s a good idea to ask your mechanic to check the water pump, timing belt, and pulleys all at the same time.
Is timing belt replacement really necessary?
When to replace the timing belt? Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no obvious signs the timing belt is near death; it will just break. That’s why highly rated auto mechanics recommend replacing it every 60,000 to 100,000 miles. Always check your owner’s manual for the manufacturer’s recommendations.
How long can you go without changing your timing belt?
Depending on the manufacturer of the vehicle, mileage ranges for recommended timing belt replacement is anywhere from 60,000 miles to 100,000 miles and 6-10 years old. Our experienced Service Advisors and ASE Certified technicians can advise you as to when your car should have the timing belt replacement done.
How long do timing belts last in Toyota’s?
Your owner’s manual is a good resource and will indicate the mileage interval recommended for your specific vehicle make and model. Depending on the manufacturer of the vehicle, mileage ranges for recommended timing belt replacement is anywhere from 60,000 miles to 100,000 miles and 6-10 years old.