Timing Belts

Keep That Engine Running with Classic Car Repair!

Every part of your car holds a special purpose. The timing belt, located inside of your vehicle’s engine, is a ribbed belt that helps synchronize the rotations of the crankshaft and camshaft. This means that the timing belt helps keep the engine in sync and well timed.

Sometimes, you may experience problems with your timing belt. These may include the following:
  • Breaking of the belt
  • Loss of tension
  • Unraveling
  • Wearing

Timing Belt Replacement

When a belt needs to be replaced on your European vehicle, bring it to Auto Dynamik, serving the San Francisco, CA area. When you bring your vehicle to our shop, our trained mechanics will diagnose the problem. If the belt needs to be replaced, we will take great care in doing so. It is important to have every part lined up correctly including the valve and piston. If these are not matched correctly, it could lead to bigger problems. 

Older vehicles are built with timing belts, whereas some newer vehicles may have switched to metal timing chains, aimed at lasting longer. Contact our techs today and we will make sure that your timing belt is working correctly.
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