Car Belts and Hoses
Why Routine Car Belt Replacement and Hose Inspection is Critical to Life of Car
Correctly preserving and regular replacement of belts and hoses can save money and time over the life of your vehicle. Belts and hose pipes control important functions in your vehicle. To prevent some of the most typical causes of breakdown,make certain your belts and hoses are checked at regular periods. It is recommended to have them checked every 3,000 miles or with every oil change.
We give thorough Automotive Belt and Hose Inspections, & Replacements
Throughout a belt assessment our professionals examine each belt for: Glazing, breaking, peeling and softening Correct tensioning Appropriate drive pulley alignment Throughout a hose pipe inspection our professionals examine for: Leaks and fractures Hardening, splitting and softening A cooling system pressure examination to help inspect for holes Loose or worn clamps Ask your mechanic about belts and hoses if you observe any: Loss of power. Squealing or grinding sound. If you feel vibrations, 'slips' or 'catching'.
Your timing belt is a very important part of your vehicle's engine. Belt replacement service or maintenance may be needed in your vehicle and if it is neglect it could turn to big problem. If it breaks it coud damage the engine internally and cost hundreds of dollar more for repairs. Most newer cars or trucks require servicing or replacement of the timing belt between 60,000 to 100,000 mile.
Timing Chains perform the same function as the timing belt. However, they are differnet. A timing belt is typically made of the same reinforced rubber composite that is used for the other belts on your motor. A timing chain is an actual chain that is stronger. The benefit of a timing chain is the do not require replacing as often and last much longer.
Call us or stop in today for an assessment of your car belts and hoses,including timing belts or timing chains.