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    Default timig belt intervals

    Just got this list of timing belt change schedules from an Opel mechanic

    From 2003 onwards (engine - kms - years)

    Z16XE - 90,000 - 6
    Z16SE - 120,000 - 8
    Z16XEP - 150,000 - 10
    Z18XE - 90,000 - 6
    Z20LET - 60,000 - 4
    Z20LEL - 90,000 - 6
    Y26SE - 120,000 - 8
    Z32SE - 120,000 - 8
    Y17DTL - 150,000 - 10
    Z17DTH - 100,000 - 10
    Z19DT - 120,000 - 6
    Z19DTH - 150,000 - 10
    Y30DT - 150,000 - 10

    Do you agree? I keep getting conflicting info on this...note they're in kilometres

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    I agree that VX say those are correct, I don't agree they are right. Far too long imo.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    For me regardless what the dealers or manufacturers say on ALL engines i recommend 40,000 MILES or 4 YEARS no if no buts and always a full kit never just a belt

    Back in a V6 !!!!!!!!!!!! And lovin it !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drinky View Post
    For me regardless what the dealers or manufacturers say on ALL engines i recommend 40,000 MILES or 4 YEARS no if no buts and always a full kit never just a belt
    Totally agree and some Vx dealers will tell you the same if they know what they're talking about!!
    Cheers Pete

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    STUPID question, but do I have a timing belt?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drinky View Post
    For me regardless what the dealers or manufacturers say on ALL engines i recommend 40,000 MILES or 4 YEARS no if no buts and always a full kit never just a belt



    i have always used the above rule abeit i used 50k or 4 years... never had a problem!

    i have family who have gambled on this and paid the price... dont risk it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by n_hudson View Post
    STUPID question, but do I have a timing belt?
    No, the 2.0T has a chain, keep the oil clean and it will last for years
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    on my last service invoice (this week) 22.000 miles it says timing belt due at 40.000 1.9cdti

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    when is the vxr due a change ?

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    4 years / 40k, whichever comes first. Whatever the official figures are.

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