How to Install a GTI 1.8T Timing Belt?

Answer The timing belt on a VW GTI 1.8T is a common maintenance area. However, replacing the belt is quite time-consuming and is therefore expensive to have the dealer perform this part of routine upkeep.... Read More »

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When Is It Time to Install a Timing Belt?

The right time to install a new timing belt on a car is when the procedure is recommended by the owner's manual. The timing belt is integral to keeping the engine running and on some cars, a damage... Read More »

How to Install a Toyota Timing Belt?

Toyota recommends replacing the timing belt at 60,000-mile intervals based on the vehicle’s service record. The belt generally shows little wear, however the amount the belt stretches over 60,000... Read More »

How to Install an 1100 Timing Belt?

A timing belt is part of an engine's internal combustion system that controls the timing of the engine's valves. It is a toothed belt that helps to drive the camshaft. Timing belts wear over a peri... Read More »

How Do You Install a Timing Belt for a Lexus '91 ES 250?

The 1991 Lexus ES 250 features a 2.5L V6 engine. This engine is a freewheeling engine, which means that should the timing belt stretch past its useful life, the chances that the valves will hit the... Read More »