A common question asked is “Does my car have a timing belt or a chain?” Often, a quick Internet search for the vehicle in question gives the answer, but this is not always the case. Some models have mixed years or engine types and even engines themselves can be a mixed bag of belt/chain depending on where they were made.
Plus, as we all know, an Internet search isn’t always going to produce the right answer. Here’s a quick way to tell if your vehicle has a timing belt or a timing chain. With this plus our next piece of advice, you’ll know for sure.