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Thread: Timing Chain

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    Question Timing Chain

    I have a 2006 Colorado with 112000 miles on it.
    When is it recomended to change the timing chain.
    I am not having any problems, but........

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    When it breaks.

    Timing chains are not part of recommended service. They will normally last the life of the engine. They tend to make noise and create timing issues when they need to be replaced.
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    Actually, the time to change it is right before it fails. And when will that be?
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