when should i replace the timing belt on my 2004 Saturn VUE V6? on 2004 Saturn Vue

It has over 103,000 miles and is a water pump mandatory to change with the timing belt? thanks

by in Houston, TX on February 17, 2011
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ANSWER by on February 17, 2011
In the owner's manual it is recommended at 100,000 miles under "severe condition". I would suggest calling the dealer to see what mileage they recommend changing the belt at. I would do it soon and would suggest changing the water pump, seals and tensioner as well.
COMMENT by on February 18, 2011
Thanks Patrick