Timing Belt

What is timing belts? Why it is important to replace them? These are questions you might have. Timing belts is made of rubber much like the old fan belts and has teeth on it to grip the pulleys. It is the synchronized link between the engine crankshaft and the camshaft. Being made of rubber it has a life expectancy. If rubber item fails, the engine will stop running and in many cases will cause severe engine failure. Other causes for timing belt failures other than age are; fluids that leak on to the belt such as oil and anti-freeze, worn bearing, worn water pump pulley. Most manufactures recommend replacement at 100,000 Km, but some have shorter and longer service intervals.
If you are experiencing any of the signs of a looming transmission failure, bring your vehicle to Ultra Tune Automotive Service and allow one of our certified mechanics to assess the problem. Transmission problems can escalate quickly. Identifying and repairing your automotive transmission before matters get worse will save you a significant amount in repair costs. Gone are the days of waiting weeks while your vehicle undergoes repairs. With our state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and our expansive knowledge of old, new, foreign, and domestic vehicles, we can quickly locate the problem, determine the necessary repairs, and get your vehicle back on the road. You can depend on Ultra Tune Automotive Service for honest service and reasonable prices on every job we do.

Prompt, reliable auto transmission repairs in Maple Ridge. Do not ignore this valuable service, call us today to schedule an appointment or even to inquire when it should be serviced on your vehicle.