Timing Belt Services

Timing Belt Services

Replacing your vehicle’s timing belt at the manufacturer’s recommended mileage is vital for the longevity of your engine. Your timing belt is what controls the camshafts in your engine, which must be moving in time with the motion of the pistons to keep your engine running smoothly. Timing belt failure can be catastrophic for some engines. If your vehicle has what is known as an interference engine, then should your timing belt fail you will not only be left stranded on the road, you will need some very costly repairs.

By replacing your timing belt at the manufacturer’s recommended mileage you can save yourself a lot of time and money. Depending on the type of vehicle you drive, your timing belt may need to be changed every 60,000 miles. Some belts are designed to last longer and should be changed at 90,000 or 105,000 miles. Here at Thompson Automotive we will let you know when your engine’s timing belt is due to be replaced. We will also inform you of other important components that should be replaced at the same time to save you money, such as your water pump, camshaft seals, and crankshaft seal.

Our timing belt and water pump replacements, like all our repairs, come with a 3 Year/36,000 Mile Warranty. Call us today if you have not replaced your timing belt yet and need to know at what mileage it should be replaced. We are the experts when it comes to Englewood timing belt replacement and repairs.