At Car Servicing and You, are fully equipped workshop in Carnegie, next to Caulfield and Malvern East, provides timing belt and timing chain repairs and replacement for all makes and models. All our car repairs come with a minimum 12 month/20000km warranty.
Some engines have a timing belt and some have a timing chain. Similar to drive belts, timing belts are made of rubber and require replacement at predetermined intervals. Manufacturers have different recommendations for timing belt replacement that vary anywhere from 60,000 kms to 180,000 km depending on the make and model of your car. Generally, around 100,000 kms or 6 years is the most common replacement interval. Your cars log book is the best guide to when timing belts should be replaced.