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1996 BMW 328i Question: replace timing belt and new clutch cost

 

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DELL3, San Ramon, CA, November 04, 2009, 05:43
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I am thinking of buying a 1996 328IS what is the life of the timing belt and how much would it cost to have it replaced, same with the clutch.

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    November 04, 2009, 06:58
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    The clutch depends all on the driver normal wear replacement would be at 120k this car has a timing chain and it does not have to be change often maybe at 200k mark

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    DELL3, November 04, 2009, 07:16
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    what would be a good estimate cost to replace the clutch

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, November 04, 2009, 15:47
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    You can get your free repair estimate for the clutch replacement here: http://repairpal.com/estimator?car_type_id=1670

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    Visitor, June 27, 2011, 17:20

    No timing belt.

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