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    Hi all,

    I am about to change my cambelt on a 1.8 2004 estate.

    Can i just change the belt or do i have to change the waterpump etc.

    many thanks

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    Its the water pump and tensioners that fail and break the belts............So yes replace it/them

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    You can just change the belt.

    But it would be silly to only change that.

    as its very rare that a belt fails on its own.

    best to fit a complete kit with tensioner and any idlers.
    along with water pump

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    Thanks guys.

    Now i shall proceed to twxt my mate.

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