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    does anyone know how often the cambelt should be changed its got 34k on it now thanks

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    it's a 'thorny' issue, but VX recommend 80,000 miles..BUT when they last recommended that interval they suffered a rather large amount of failures..so VX dropped it back to 40,000 miles...and i'd still reccommend that interval despite what the service book states..

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