Where are timing belts located?
Your vehicle’s timing belt is located under the timing belt cover at the front of the engine. This component’s construct comprises of high-quality rubber intertwined with nylon-reinforced chords on the inside to help extend its life.
Does Dodge Neon have timing belt?
The average cost for a Dodge Neon timing belt replacement is between $696 and $756. Labor costs are estimated between $228 and $288 while parts are priced at $468. This range is based on the number and age of Dodge Neon’s on the road.
What are symptoms of timing belt problems?
5 Signs and Symptoms of a Failing Timing Belt
- Dropping Oil Pressure. One of the worst things that can happen if your belt fails is for the oil pressure in the engine to drop.
- Misfiring. Misfiring is a common occurrence with failing timing belts.
- Rough Idling.
- Broken Pistons or Valves.
Can you tell if a timing belt has been changed?
There really isn’t an indicator for belts, unfortunately. If the boyfriend of the previous owner says the dealer changed it, bring the car to that dealer, if possible, and have them look up a service record. If you’re far away from the dealer, call in and have your VIN handy.
Do I have to change timing belt?
It’s important to replace your timing belt at the mileage intervals your vehicle manufacturer recommends. Every manufacturer is different, but typically, it needs to be replaced every 60,000–100,000 miles. Because the timing belt is made of rubber, it will wear down over time and eventually break.
How do I know if my timing belt has been changed Subaru?
However, if you were to remove the timing cover on either side (a relatively simple task) and look at the markings on the belt, you could tell if it was a genuine Subaru belt or some other brand. If the latter, then the belt has been changed. You may have to rotate the engine to bring a label into view.