2002 Honda Accord Q&A

2002 Honda Accord Question: car has 65k orignal mi but is 12 yrs old. when is timing belt need 2 be changed?

car is rarely used. 83 year old mothers car. -
Answer 1
they normally rec 80k miles or 10 yrs so i would repl as preventive maint along with the water pump and necessary timing components -
Answer 2
ASAP , with seals and water pump, as globalhelper rec. If belt fails , valve damage is very likely , and expensive. -