The tensioner can use spring tension or hydraulic pressure to properly tension the chain. Reference the model year with the corresponding engine to see if your car has a belt or a chain.
Considering taking the plunge on a new tacoma but i wanted to confirm that the 2015 v 6 engine used a timing chain now instead of a belt.
Mazda 3 timing belt or chain 2010. The timing chain tensioner maintains the appropriate tension in the timing chain. Just curious to know if anybody knows if a 2014 subaru forester xt has a timing chain or timing belt. Hi guys i have just booked my nissan navara d22 33ltr in for a service.
Here is a list of timing belts and timing chains for a kia sportage. There is an easy way to find out if your car is driven by a timing chain or timing belt motor. I was ringing around this morning looking for a timing belt kit for my cruiser and called toyota and was told that model and year car has a timing chain not a belt.
Does a kia sportage have a timing belt cambelt or a chain. However i like to stay on top of my maintence. Therefore ive realized that ive never paid any attention to my timing chain.
The machanic that i have not used before has suggested that as its just hit the 100000 klms that his systems shows a warning for the timing beltchain replacement. I have a 2011 hyundai elantra with 140k miles. Timing chain or timing belt.
Hello all i am posting to make users of this site aware of a site that i have created to assist current and previous owners of mazda cx 7 vehicles with serious mechanical issues such as timing chain vvt engine sludge buildup and turbo issues. Runs like champ and always has. A timing belt synchronizes the camshaft to the crankshaft position so the valves will open and close at the proper timing in relation to the position of the pistons.
If on the side not top of the engine either left or right there is a plastic cover your car has timing belt. A timing belt is a toothed belt that connects the engine crankshaft to the camshaft or camshafts as you can see in the picture.