Is it really necessary to replace my timing belt at the recommended interval?

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timing belt change is crucial

YES. The failure of a timing belt in many cars can result in major engine damage. The cost of repairing an engine with a broken timing belt is much greater than the cost of a timing belt replacement. Most vehicle owner are not educated to be aware of the importance in changing the timing belt at the correct interval. What happens on some engines the timing belt breaks or slips some teeth the certain valves stop in the open position and the engines piston comes up and can bend the valves or knock a hole in the pistons. Thus, a costly repair if not an engine replacement. Check your owners manual manual for your mileage recommended change.

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