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    Default platz/vitz having timming cain or timming belt?

    plz help out in this regard?


    n whats its adjustment or replacement timeperiod or milage?
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    Its having timing chain and no service required !

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    Its timing chain 80% sure
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    any1 who can telll with suriety plz k is it timming chain ]?
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    Open the bonnet and have a look behind the pulleys,if there is a plastic cover,it means it has a timing belt and if there is a metallic cover then definitely it has a timing chain.
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    is this da criteria for knowing about its having timming chain or belt?
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    the vitz with the 1SZ-FE or 2NZ-FE has a single-stage silent timing chain, infact ALL Z-gen engines use timing chains instead of belts as they last longer.


    i'd suggest you get it inspected as soon as possible as all the vitz i have seen till now had had their milage tampered. consult your mechanic as to if it needs to be changed, but usually that shouldn't happen for at least 120-150,000 km (inspection every 60k)
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    dear r u confirm
    so nothing req?
    replacement or adjustment?
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    true. timing chain present and no timing belt. but there is at least one belt present in the engine either with the AC or alternator that needs to be changed.
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    thanks alot dear ....but even no adjustment of timming chain is req?
    is it so?
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    Quote Originally Posted by schehxad

    dear r u confirm so nothing req? replacement or adjustment?
    yes, 100% confirmed, all you need is to get it inspected.
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    thanx alot dear~!
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