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Timing Belt Replacement Estimate for Acura RL

Acura RL Timing Belt Replacement costs $664 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$540 to $845
Labor: $301 -$584
Parts: $239 -$261
Average Dealer price
$879 to 1202
Average Shop price
$658 to 935
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$769.77Shop/Dealer Price$1019.96 - $1353.15
2006 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.93 - $1046.96
2012 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.59 - $1046.37
2011 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.75 - $1046.64
2007 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$583.14Shop/Dealer Price$763.02 - $1056.64
2004 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$769.77Shop/Dealer Price$1019.89 - $1353.05
1998 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$770.97Shop/Dealer Price$1022.56 - $1357.48
2010 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.91 - $1046.92
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Timing Belt Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Timing Belt all about?

The timing belt is a rubber belt located in the engine compartment behind the drive belts. Its job is to keep the crankshaft in sync with the camshaft(s), ensuring the proper timing and operation of the engine valves and therein, the engine.

Timing Belt

Keep in mind:

  • When replacing a timing belt, also replace the water pump, tensioner, and pulleys.
  • If the pulleys and tensioners should fail after only replacing the belt, it can cause valve or piston damage and lead to more expensive repairs, in order to have the engine run properly. It is therefore essential to replace the whole set.
  • We only replace the water pump if it is driven by the timing belt (true for 60% of the cars).

How it's done:

  • Remove accessories needed to gain access to engine timing cover.
  • Remove engine timing cover, inspect timing belt and pulleys for needed parts.
  • Remove and replace timing belt, water pump, pulleys, and tensioners.
  • Reinstall timing cover and all removed parts.
  • Start engine and check for proper engine operation and engine timing, as well as for cooling system leaks.

Our recommendation:

Follow the maintenance schedule provided by the manufacturer and replace the timing belt as recommended. The timing belt drives the water pump in 60% of the cars. The labor cost of replacing the water pump is significantly higher than the cost of the pump. While replacing the timing belt, it is cost effective to replace the water pump. We highly recommend replacing the timing belt pulleys and tensioners. The tensioner applies pressure to the timing belt keeping it tight, while the pulleys keep the timing belt in line. These components are sealed units that contain bearings (they cannot be lubricated on a regular basis). The bearings wear out over time and may seize, causing the timing belt to come off, which can cause major internal engine damage.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Timing Belt?

  • Abnormal squeaking coming from the timing cover area.
  • If the timing belt breaks, the car will not start.

How important is this service?

Ignoring the replacement of a timing belt as a part of scheduled maintenance, could result in major engine failure down the road. You should not wait for your timing belt to break, it must be serviced regularly.

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Great service.
1991 ACURA LEGEND - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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Tien
18 years of experience
Very experienced and knowledgeable. I had researched the issue with the a/c problem on my 2006 acura RL and so was able to make a custom request to just fix the failing component instead of replacing additional parts and even the compressor as quoted by other shops. Tien was easily able to accommodate the custom request and the a/c is working fine now. Highly recommended!
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Came in a timely manner, took care of my issue promptly, very thorough with explaining what he was going to do. I so recommend him.
2008 ACURA TL - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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13 years of experience
This was the first time using this service and I was very impressed. Maxwell was prompt for the appointment and patient in answering all of my questions. You could tell he was very knowledgeable and I was very satisfied with the work he performed. I would not hesitate to use him again in the future for any maintenance or service of my vehicles.
2007 ACURA TL - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$769.77Shop/Dealer Price$1019.96 - $1353.15
2006 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.93 - $1046.96
2012 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.59 - $1046.37
2011 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.75 - $1046.64
2007 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$583.14Shop/Dealer Price$763.02 - $1056.64
2004 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$769.77Shop/Dealer Price$1019.89 - $1353.05
1998 Acura RLV6-3.5LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$770.97Shop/Dealer Price$1022.56 - $1357.48
2010 Acura RLV6-3.7LService typeTiming Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$577.92Shop/Dealer Price$756.91 - $1046.92
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