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    hi all.

    im getting my 2.2dti serviced this week and understand its got a timing chain not a belt.

    is it neccessary to to get the tensioners checked/tightened instead or are they self adjusting?


    many thanks.


    o/c

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    wot year is it

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    had a wee look on tis and cant see anythinig bud sorry but if it has to be checked the garage should ither advice it or just do it

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    thanks.

    i guess i must ask a vaux dealer then..


    o/c

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    ill try find out on monday ill ask at work

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    thanks niely.

    only i know it a chain, just wondering if it needs tightening now and then.
    or if its totall auto tightening.

    cheers m8.

    talk soon.


    regards.



    o/c

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    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

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    Engine : 2.0 cdti/1.6 Turbo

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    It is auto tensioning mate using hydraulics. If the chain isn't rattling i wouldn't worry about it

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    I've got a set of service schedules on order for VX (the wrong set arrived a few weeks ago)
    From memory the chain is "inspect only" at 100K miles / 10 years

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    I thought that too but didn't want to say incase i was wrong

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    worry solved.

    thanks once again fellas.


    o/c

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