Peugeot 307cc in with cam and crank sensor plausibility issues

Peugeot 307cc in with cam and crank sensor plausibility issues. Diagnosed as timing chain stretched due to lots of short stop start journeys. Fitted a new chain kit using the dealer level timing tools to set the timing correctly. As you can see the chain was stretch a lot longer to what it should be in length

You may be reading this thinking what is a timing belt kit? To find out more – read below:

What is a Timing Belt?

A timing belt is a rubber belt that works in conjunction with the rotation of the camshaft and crankshaft of your vehicle.

Consequently, the car engine’s valves close and open at the right times. The moment at which the valves open and closes influences engine performance, emissions, and fuel economy – so accurate timing is essential.

All timing have their own replacement intervals. Exceeding these intervals will have the potential to snapping and destroying your engine – resulting in MUCH, MUCH costlier repairs and nobody likes that, not us and not our wonderful clients.

Below is a time frame we recommend:

  • The general rule is that the belt should typically be changed around 60,000. or every 4-5 years depending on mileage.

Changing the timing belt on this car, ensured that a costly repair bill down the line has been avoided. 

It’s important to note that the above timing belt replacement intervals quoted by the manufacturer should be regarded as the maximum. Due to variations in vehicle usage and operating conditions the belt may need to  be replaced earlier than specified.

For more information click here.

Take a look at the gallery below:

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

Related Posts

MOT

T5 Remap

Volkswagen Transporter T5.1 Im for a remap, auto lock coding, service, MOT and rear coil springs. Extra 35 BHP and 45 lb/ft or torque. Want to know more about our

Read More »
Servicing

Smart Car Service

Smart car in for an air con SERVICE which turned into a condenser replacement as it was leaking. I emphasise service as most garages will just refill your system and

Read More »
Brakes

Audi RS4 knocking noise

Audi RS4 knocking noise. Come in for a knocking noise, customer was told it was wishbone bushes. Although they were perished the knocking noise was from the brake caliper carrier,

Read More »

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. If you do not accept cookies, our website may not display or function correctly.

Privacy Settings saved!
Privacy Settings

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Control your personal Cookie Services here.

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.

In order to use this website we use the following technically required cookies
  • wordpress_test_cookie
  • wordpress_logged_in_
  • wordpress_sec
  • fc_sb_1

Decline all Services
Accept all Services