Date: 9 May 2002 12:13:59 -0600
From: andrewunix <agreenbunopsamnet>
Subject: Re: Timing Belts for Saab 9000


9 May 2002 08:40:47 -0700, pete_turiernopsamo.com suggested: : Sartorius <drdre_gNoSPAMnopsamo.com> wrote in message news:<20020508235637563-0700nopsam.mindspring.com>... :> Does the 4-cylinder Saab 9000 CD require a timing belt change :> periodically. I seem to recall reading somewhere that the 6-cylinder :> requires a timing belt change, but not the 4-cylinder. Is this true? :> :> Thanks. : 4 cyl SAAB engine has a timing chain, not belt. : Seems to wear out around the 100,000 mile mark. : Pete. Depends on how well it's been maintained. Some cars will go well over 200,000 with needing a new chain. -- agreenbu Return to Main Index

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