Timing Belt Replacement – Oakdale, MN

What Does a Timing Belt Do?

Ignoring the replacement of a timing belt as part of scheduled vehicle maintenance could lead to major engine failure. Yet, for something that’s so important to a car’s engine, many people are not very familiar with what a timing belt actually does. The timing belt is a rubber belt located in the engine compartment. It’s job is to ensure the proper timing and operation of the engine’s valves, and keep all of the moving mechanisms performing in order together. If your vehicle’s timing belt breaks, the damage to your engine could cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars to repair! In order to avoid expensive, major repairs – and keep your car running safely, it is important to get your timing belt replaced as needed before it wears down or breaks completely.

Your Dealership Alternative for Timing Belt Replacement

If you notice your timing belt slipping, or if something just doesn’t feel or sound right, bring your vehicle in to Carworks Auto Repair. Different vehicles need their timing belts replaced at different intervals, and our Oakdale, MN auto repair facility is properly tooled and trained to service all makes and models of foreign and domestic cars, trucks and SUVs. Your car’s owners manual can tell you when the manufacturer recommends getting your timing belt replaced as part of scheduled maintenance, or you’re welcome to ask one of our skilled mechanics – we are always happy to answer your questions! Our staff of ASE certified technicians can handle your timing belt replacement with the same professional service you would expect to receive at a dealership, but at a much more affordable cost to you. If you are experiencing problems with your engine, don’t wait for it to become a major repair! Give Carworks Auto Repair a call, easily schedule an appointment online, or stop by today for timing belt replacement service.