2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Q&A
2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Question: timing belt
usually bends valves. sorry. very expensive repair. It is a 90k service. Did you ever have it changed? along with the belt, you change the water pump, t stat, pulleys and tensioners, and all the drive belts. there are cases when the valves do not bend. i would have a shop examine it to confirm. Roy - mastertech6371
if your engine is a non interference engine you just replace belt , if interference engine itwill damage engine. contact dealership for informtion - Visitor
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