What is the importance of changing my timing belt? The timing belt is critical to your engine function and the longevity of your car’s motor. The timing belt replacement is typically a manufacturer’s recommended service between 70,000 and 100,000 miles or between 7 and 10 years. Since the timing belt is made of rubber and easily deteriorates, we recommend preventive maintenance to save you both time and money. This includes replacement of the water pump, timing belt and gaskets.
Failure to heed this recommendation could result in detrimental consequences to the engine. Having the timing off could cause damage so severe that it would require a total Engine Replacement.
If you suspect it may be time for you to address your timing belt replacement, please call us to schedule your Free Inspection at our professional automotive facility. Call us today at: 406-357-4201 so we can take care of you today before you are stranded on the side of the road and must perform an automotive repair near me search.