Jump to content

300tdi timing kits


Recommended Posts

I'm getting an annoying squeeky sound from the engine and have put it down to the belt tensioners, so i'm going to change the lot as we've done a lot of hot dusty miles in the last year.

firstly, are the kits any different? OEM or pattern (not using britpart for such a vital area!)

and how do i tell if my vehicle has had the timing belt modification which affected early vehicles? i only mention this because the bottom pulley looks very wobbly when the engine is running...

if not is there a full kit to do the lot?

:unsure:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The bottom pulley has nothing to do with the belt alignment problem - it's an internal timing belt alignment problem. The pulley is bolted to the damper, which is two pieces of metal with a thin strip of rubber to connect the two in a disc formation. Check the crank bolt is nice and tight, as this would cause the pulley to wobble as it eats away at the woodruff key/slot :(

Les.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience. By using our website you agree to our Cookie Policy