2002 Toyota Corolla TIMING BELT

Tiny
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  • 2002 TOYOTA COROLLA

2002 Toyota Corolla Engine Size unknown Wheel Drive Type unknown Automatic 66500 miles

Sir,

I am going to buy a 2002 corolla 1.8 xli, I would like to know one thing. My friend told me no need to change timing belt for 2002 models, that is life long. The mentioned car ran around 66500. If I want to change the belt when I want to change.

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Monday, March 24th, 2008 AT 3:52 AM

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Tiny
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Toyota switched from belts to chains in the late 90's I believe.
The timing chain has no scheduled replacement time, so you would not need to replace it, you can take off the cam cover and inspect it if you want.

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Monday, March 24th, 2008 AT 4:47 AM
Tiny
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The problem you got here is you don't have a belt-what you got is a timing chain.

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Monday, March 24th, 2008 AT 4:54 AM

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