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    Question timing belt change

    hi does anyone know when i should be changing the timing belt and rollers on my 1.8 Z18XER (VVT) and does the water pump run off the belt , thanks matt

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    Hi, the book change is 10yr or 100k miles, I personally wouldn't leave it that long tho, and no the water pump isn't driven off the cam belt.

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    I have same engine and will do mine 6years or 60k

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    i will be doing my vvt at about 75,000 - 80,000 , i have not heard of any snapping early on this engine yet , i think some one on here took it to 101,000 or around that area

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    wow that long ! the millege has just past 45k so will think about doing it later this year thanks for the info
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