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Old 04-05-2011, 04:00 PM
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Originally Posted by doru View Post
Hello Frank.
Those guys claim you need to adjust the valves every 15 k miles and replace the timing belt every 50 k miles.
Our cars have chains, how serious are these guys? If they mean the chain - I am not sure about that.
Also, maybe the valves need adjustment every so often, but I never heard anyone doing it except when they rebuild an engine.
What's your take on this?
Someones got their wires crossed up. Bav has done a lot of engines and knows whats up and whats down.

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