Q: Q: time belt

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A week ago I started hearing some sounds from my engine...I went to my mechanic he told it's because of time belt and also he told me not to drive until I fix but I don't have any other option than to drive...I wanna fix it asap possible....may b in 2 or 3 days ....so I want a clear idea from u guys that is it OK to drive with the speed of 40 km/hr because the synchronization between rpm and odometer is not getting perfect.....the rpm goes up but the odometer doesn't but then after few secs it becomes good....

My car has 149100 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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