To install a timing belt after removing the previous belt, insert the new timing belt on the camshaft teeth and crankshaft sprockets. Turn the crankshaft pulley all the way around twice to secure the belt on the sprocket... More »

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Timing belts can be replaced and installed at chain mechanic shops such as Pep Boys, as well as at most auto repair shops and mechanics that specialize in the type of vehicle that the belt needs to be installed into. Tim... More »

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A vehicle's timing belt controls the camshaft and crankshaft rotation, opening and closing the valves to smoothly operate the vehicle. It is so named as it turns the camshaft in sync timing with the crankshaft. On some e... More »

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A vehicle's timing belt controls the camshaft and crankshaft rotation, opening and closing the valves to smoothly operate the vehicle. It is so named as it turns the camshaft in sync timing with the crankshaft. On some e... More »

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One tip for adjusting the timing of a GM engine is to avoid cranking the engine or rotating the cam or crankshaft on interference engines suffering from a broken timing belt. Another tip when working on engines that util... More »

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The timing belt connects a vehicle's crankshaft and camshaft. Timing belts also play a crucial role in the proper operation of an engine's pistons and valves. More »

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A camshaft timing mark is an arrow or a line scribed into the camshaft that aligns with a corresponding mark on the flywheel to indicate the proper position of the shaft. Typically used as a reference point when changing... More »