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2003 Honda Civic Question: Do I need to replace my timing belt on the V-Tech engine like the Honda std engi

 

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jfortune, 1.7L 4 Cylinder, Grayson, GA, November 16, 2011, 12:56
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How critical is replacing my timing belt with 120k miles ?

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    November 16, 2011, 13:11
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    very critical. you are at the limit and risk the belt breaking changing the service from 500-800 to well over 2200.

    Roy

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    jfortune, November 16, 2011, 13:18
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    Thanks, I'll change it ASAP!

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    Anthony2998 from Tires & More Complete Car Care, November 16, 2011, 13:46
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    Yes, you have an interference engine if it breaks can cause valve damage

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