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July 20, 2014, 1:12 am

Chris W
 

Question: Hi, I am wondering when timing belts need to be changed for the car linked below?

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=750837952

I am taking this car for a test drive tomorrow and would like to know what I should look out for?


July 20, 2014, 11:47 am

Ron W
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Typically every 60K miles for a vehicle that old. The owner's manual should say as well. You might want to have a shop look at the vehicle before buying it as an 80s vehicle may have suspension, engine, or transmission wear.


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