Timing Belts & Chains

TIMING BELT AND CHAIN REPAIRS

Replacement of timing chain/belts is a crucial part of your engine, we at UMR Engines Brisbane have the experience to ensure your timing components are replaced using quality OEM equivalent engine parts. To avoid engine damage your timing chain/belts should be replaced at the recommended manufactures replacement schedule.

Timing belts are used in the majority modern OHC engines. This rubber toothed belt system replaces the more reliable timing chain system of the past. As more and more manufacturers introduce this as the preferred system of driving the camshaft we are experiencing an increase in engine damage caused by failed timing belts.These belts should be replaced from 60,0000k to 100,000k depending on the vehicle manufacturers recommendations.