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2009 Toyota Corolla
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
26 mpg city / 35 mpg hwy
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December 8, 2012, 2:33 pm

Beverly P
 

Question: Do i have to replace timing belt at 60K miles

my car won't start smoothly anymore. Is it timing belt or battery? thank you very much. I really appreciate it>\.

beverly ang-pellow
Vista, CA


December 15, 2012, 11:23 am

Ron W
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If the belt was bad, it wouldn't cause this type of issue. I'd also need to know your engine size to look up timing belt replacement specs.

You can find that information also in your owner's manual in the service schedule and in our servicing your car section of this website.

At 60k, it may be time to have the battery and starting system tested.


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