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1994 Chevrolet Cavalier Question: what is the difference between a drive belt and timing belt

 

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Visitor, 3.1L V6, Richmond, VA, November 30, 2010, 16:24

will not start

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    mastertech6371 November 30, 2010, 17:17
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    timing belt connects the cam to the crank. the drive belt runs ac, alt, water pump and power steering.
    by the way, the 3.1 has a chain.

    Roy

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    delane 72 garage and body shop November 30, 2010, 21:45
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    drive belt runs alt water pump, powersterring ,a/c. that car has a timing chain in it you dont have to change it unti motor will have to be rebuild or tining chain breaks but if it breaks i will bend valves. ck compression ck fireing at sparkplugs

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