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Timing belt replacement

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Old 11-17-2013, 03:02 AM
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I am new here and need help from any one who can help,my accent 09, i need to change timing belt, engine died while driving,after inspection, timing belt tooth some missing, how and what to check ?
 
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Old 11-18-2013, 09:40 AM
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If the belt broke while driving, the pistons probably hit the valves and you will need major head work and possible a new engine. Go to a trained mechanic to have the engine checked. This is not a repair for a shadetree mechanic.

Example: https://www.hyundaiforum.com/forum/g...nt-valve-6630/

How many miles were on the belt?
 
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Old 12-21-2013, 08:20 AM
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Your timing belt should be replaced every 50-70,000 miles. Carmakers have specified the replacement intervals for timing belts.
 
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