What does it cost to replace a timing belt on this vehicle?
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2008 Hyundai Sonata Question: Timing Belt
Answer #1mastertech6371 November 10, 2010, 20:13Master
tensioner and pulleys 129
labor 3.2 hours
Answer #2fernando November 10, 2010, 22:30Master
The 2.4L 4 Cylinder engine on this vehicle is driven by a Timing Chain not a Belt. I'd say in parts you'll expend a little more and double the labor to replace it. Note that the Timing Chain is not a scheduled maintenance item.
Replysunnybrook, November 11, 2010, 06:28Rookie
So, a 2008, 2.4 cyl. Sonata has a timing chain rather than a belt? You're POSITIVE because someone else replied with figures for belt, tensioner, pulleys, and labor. Just checking because I use this car A LOT for work and have to be certain that it's working a-ok. Thanks!
Replyfernando, November 11, 2010, 11:28Master
Since 2006 both the 2.4L 4 Cylinder and 3.3L V6 have Timing Chains.
Replysunnybrook, November 11, 2010, 13:39Rookie
Thanks a lot, fernando!!
Answer #3Visitor, November 12, 2010, 18:41
To replace water pump and timing belts on 2002 Hyundai Sonata