How to Install a Chevy 350 Timing Chain?

Answer The timing chain on a Chevrolet 350 engine (also known as the 350 SBC, for small block Chevy) rotates the camshaft in synchronization to the crankshaft rotation. After years of service (or tens of ... Read More »

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How to Install Timing Chain on Chevy 454?

The timing chain on a Chevy 454, or a 7.4-liter engine only needs to be replaced when you hear it rattling. There is no specific time to replace it, as there is with timing belts. When reinstalling... Read More »

Does the 1999 Chevy Prizm have a timing belt or timing chain?

The 1999 Chevy Prizm does have a timing chain (not a timing belt). Generally, timing chains last longer than timing belts. The timing belt needs to be checked out at least every five years and it n... Read More »

How to Set the Timing Chain on a Chevy 350?

The Chevrolet 350 features a single timing chain to connect the crankshaft at the bottom of the engine to the camshaft in the middle of the engine via two timing gears. The metal chain is quite dur... Read More »

How to Change the Timing Chain on a Chevy 350?

All timing chains stretch over time causing the valve timing to become increasingly erratic. There are several aftermarket designs that far exceed the original equipment chain in quality and valve-... Read More »