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2007 Chevrolet Cobalt Question: how often does the timing chain needs replacing

 

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hurdfamily4, Elizabeth City, NC, September 06, 2009, 20:43
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have 61000 miles on my 2007 chevy colbalt need to know how often does the timing chain needs changing.

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, September 07, 2009, 08:13
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    A Timing Chain will only need replacement if the chain or one of the accompanying parts wears out. I don't know the history of timing chain failure on this vehicle, but it normally doesn't occur below 150,000 miles on vehicles that are properly maintained.

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    Visitor, May 06, 2011, 16:17

    Not true I have an 06 ss colbalt with 50000 and the top chain is really loose will be taking it apart this week end to see why

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