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TOYOTA SOLARA TIMING CHAIN PROBLEM

2005 Toyota Solara • 95,500 miles

I recently did a overall inspection of my car. They complained few things which I am not sure about. I doubt if they are saying for their profit? They complained
Timing chain cover gasket leak oil - I did the servicing couple of weeks back at some other mechanic
Water pump leak coolant
Radiator leak at top tank
Eng mount + Dog bone
trans case

I am wondering if I can verify these by myself to confirm if these are actually the problems or not. Please help me how can I verify these.

Thanks,
Deb
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Guest
March 5, 2013.




If you want to confirm it you will need to go under the vehicle, yes the timing chain cover on a Solara is a popular leak at that area, Or you can bring it to another shop I am sure most wont charge for looking
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Randico
Mar 5, 2013.
I agree, a second opinion would the way to go unless you have a lift, pressure tester for the cooling system and oil leak dye.

Roy


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