Signs a Timing Chain Is Going Out?

Answer The timing belt is one of the most important components of your engine. It connects the crankshaft which controls engine pistons to the camshaft which opens and closes valves. A broken timing belt ... Read More »

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Signs of a Bad GM Timing Chain?

On most GM vehicles with V-8 or V-6 engines, a metal timing chain is used to connect the camshaft to the crankshaft. This causes the camshaft to move in synchronization with the crank, causing the ... Read More »

Signs of a Broken Timing Chain?

A broken timing chain is a serious mechanical issue for an automobile. Signs of a broken or damaged chain can range from diminished fuel economy and rough acceleration to extensive engine damage re... Read More »

Signs of a Stretched Timing Chain?

Timing is an essential aspect of car motor operation. One of the most important components when it comes to regulating the timing of your engine is the timing chain. While timing chains can last fo... Read More »

Does a 2001 Toyota Corolla have a timing belt or timing chain?

The 2001 Toyota Corolla has a timing chain. The Corolla models from 1999 to 2003 are almost identical and have only minor differences from model year to model year. The 1999 to 2003 Corolla has a 1... Read More »