What Does the Timing Belt Do?

Most modern vehicles have timing belts, which keep the camshaft and crankshaft turning at in sync with each other. The timing belt, in conjunction with these other parts, is essential for engine operation. When the timing belt breaks, your car won't run. Just as oil must be changed, so should your timing belt

Regular replacement is important because if the belt snaps, extensive engine damage could result and you'll end up with thousands of dollars of repairs. Fortunately, your owner's manual will tell you when your timing belt should be replaced. When you follow the manufacturer's recommendation, your vehicle will keep running on the streets of Montgomery.

The certified technicians in the Stivers Lincoln service centerwill point out that it is time to get your timing belt replaced when you bring your vehicle in for maintenance or if you suspect that you may have timing belt problems

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