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2003 Mazda B4000 Question: how long does the timing chain last



, Davenport, FL, May 22, 2009, 18:01

what is the schedule for changing the timing chain?

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  • Answer #1

    May 23, 2009, 12:55

    Sorry I misread the question

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  • Answer #2

    May 23, 2009, 15:38

    The 4.0L V6 Engine on your B4000 is driven by a Timing Chain not a Timing Belt. Generally there is not scheduled maintenance to replace timing chains unless there is a problem.

    There is an article in the Encyclopedia about this:

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, May 25, 2009, 16:25

    I have not seen problems with the timing chain on this engine if the engine oil and filter are changed regularly.

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