What happens if the timing belt breaks. Does it float the valves and ruin the engine?
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2004 Cadillac CTS
Question: Timing Belt
Answer #1milesauto from Miles Auto Service Inc., June 07, 2012, 12:23Master
Your car is not equipped with a timing belt.
ReplyL. Jean, June 07, 2012, 13:49Rookie
My Owner's manuel says I have a timing belt that should be replaced at 100,000 and I have a quote for replacing it
Replymilesauto, June 08, 2012, 05:46Master
I looked in the repair information I have here again and info I have here for the car you listed: (2004 Cadillac CTS V6-3.6L VIN 7) If my information is correct it does not have a timing belt.
ReplyPARTS GUY, June 13, 2012, 16:36Master
You are correct, it does not have timing belt. If in fact it is a 3.6 V-6 it has a timing chain. The 3.6 is another marvel of GM. The timing chain stretches needing replacement. The engine has to be lowered with the sub frame. The labor guide is way off in the time.