Arizona Lincoln timing belt replacement
is inconvenient, but unfortunately an inevitable part of Lincoln car or truck ownership. The timing belt is one of your Lincoln's most forgotten, yet important components for keeping your engine running correctly. A timing belt has a simple set of tasks that it performs. A timing belt sets the way your valves and pistons work and stops pistons from impacting into closed valves. A timing belt also helps the camshaft and the crankshaft perform better.
Information About Timing Belts and Lincoln Timing Belt Replacement in Arizona
Timing belts used to have to be replaced every 50,000 miles on older Lincoln vehicles. Modern day Lincoln timing belts last a bit longer, between 60,000 and 105,000 miles. Consult your owner's manual regarding a schedule for timing belt replacement. As a cost saving measure, or as a deliberate way to get you to buy a new car, some car or truck makers neglect to print timing belt replacement schedules. Be aware however, that Lincoln timing belts do not last, as either the rubber or the metal teeth will wear out or get damaged. A good rule of thumb to remember is that if your Lincoln auto has 90,000 miles or more on it, Arizona timing belt replacement should be done as quickly as possible.
Two varieties of engines employ timing belts: interference and non interference. The timing belt in an interference engine stops valves from becoming distorted and ultimately helps to prevent engine damage. You would do well to call an timing belt repair facility in Arizona and get your Lincoln timing belt replaced on your own volition, not because it breaks down on you.
Lincoln Timing Belt Slippage and Timing Belt Replacement
Hot and leaky engines are more prone to timing belt failure. An unfortunate problem with timing belts is that damaged belts often don't show any signs of a problem, until, they finally give out. As you drive your car or truck, heat and stress stretch the timing belt. Once it begins to stretch and deteriorate the teeth of the belt begin to wear out, which can result in it "slipping", or breaking altogether. When that happens, you have no more choice. You will have to get Lincoln timing belt replacement in Arizona. A timing belt that breaks while you drive will bring your car coasting to a stop. No one likes their timing belt to break, but that is part of life. How you choose to handle it is entirely up to you. Try to do it on your time, and get Lincoln timing belt replacement before you have no other choice. American Five Star Car Care specializes in timing belt replacement on Lincolns and every other type of vehicle on the road today. Give us a call for a free quote to repair your Lincoln timing belt. 480-725-2836