HOW DO YOU KNOW IF TIMING CHAIN/BELT IS BAD?

1988 Chevrolet Beretta

Tiny

barry724

April, 7, 2012 AT 4:38 PM

How can you tell if timing belt/chain is bad and does it make noises?I hope it is just alternator bearing.

2 Answers

Tiny

rasmataz

April, 7, 2012 AT 4:46 PM

It'll make noise if its stretch and also caused by the tensioner

Tiny

fixitmr

April, 7, 2012 AT 4:55 PM

Use cheap auto stethoscope from harbor freight ($4) or pull alternator belt to see if noise quits.

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