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Old 06-26-2005, 14:02   #1 (permalink)
Jacob
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Timing Belt

I have a 95 XLT Explorer with 105,000 miles on it. It runs fine, and I've
always changed the oil every 3000 miles and the transmission fluid every
20,000 miles. Is there a need to change the timing belt on it? Does it
have a timing belt or timing chain that needs attention at this mileage? I
don't know much about cars and wonder if I should do anything. Thanks for
your advice.


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Old 06-26-2005, 17:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Timing Belt

uses a timing chain not belt

On Sun, 26 Jun 2005 19:48:57 GMT, "Jacob" <spam@spam.com> wrote:

>I have a 95 XLT Explorer with 105,000 miles on it. It runs fine, and I've
>always changed the oil every 3000 miles and the transmission fluid every
>20,000 miles. Is there a need to change the timing belt on it? Does it
>have a timing belt or timing chain that needs attention at this mileage? I
>don't know much about cars and wonder if I should do anything. Thanks for
>your advice.
>


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Old 06-26-2005, 19:01   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Timing Belt

" IF IT AIN"T BROKE, DON'T FIX IT ! ! !"

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Old 06-26-2005, 20:01   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Timing Belt

Thanks for letting me know it uses a chain. At any rate, does the chain
need to be changed or anything done with it so it doesn't break or something
and ruin the engine?

"Fred 2" <Fred_2@anon.com> wrote in message
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> uses a timing chain not belt
>
> On Sun, 26 Jun 2005 19:48:57 GMT, "Jacob" <spam@spam.com> wrote:
>
> >I have a 95 XLT Explorer with 105,000 miles on it. It runs fine, and

I've
> >always changed the oil every 3000 miles and the transmission fluid every
> >20,000 miles. Is there a need to change the timing belt on it? Does it
> >have a timing belt or timing chain that needs attention at this mileage?

I
> >don't know much about cars and wonder if I should do anything. Thanks

for
> >your advice.
> >

>



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Old 06-27-2005, 08:01   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Timing Belt

I don't think you have to worry about it. The OHV V6 is pretty much
bulletproof. The chain will last longer than the car.

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