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How to Best Time Your Timing Belt Replacement

How to Best Time Your Timing Belt Replacement

If you know a thing or two about automobiles, you’ve probably heard of the timing belt before and understand how important it is for the overall performance of your vehicle. The timing belt is one of those parts that you never want to break on you while driving. Instead, you should replace it as soon as you can before it can cause irreversible engine damage.    There are no strict rules to follow when determining when to replace your timing belt. Instead, you and your trusted mechanic should decide for yourself based on the condition and wear and tear on the rubber belt. Read on to learn more about the fascinating timing belt and when to expect to replace it.   The timing belt is a rubber belt that is responsible for synchronizing the movement of the crankshaft and crankshaft of your engine. In simpler terms, it is integral for a smooth combustion process. When your vehicle approaches old age, you will need to replace its belt. Older model vehicles may need a n ... read more

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