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How much does Timing Belt Replacement cost in Sacramento?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Sacramento. Our mechanics in Sacramento are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Sacramento.

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$224 to $1159
Labor: $126 - $560
Parts: $98 - $599
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$364 to $1849
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$273 to $1332
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Timing Belt Replacement for 2002 Volvo C70 L5-2.4L TurboYourMechanic Price$598.88Shop/Dealer Price$738.47 - $1046.16
Timing Belt Replacement for 2001 Toyota Sienna V6-3.0LYourMechanic Price$499.63Shop/Dealer Price$612.89 - $821.38
Timing Belt Replacement for 2005 Toyota Highlander V6-3.3LYourMechanic Price$572.17Shop/Dealer Price$700.44 - $921.61
Timing Belt Replacement for 1990 Audi 80 L4-2.0LYourMechanic Price$251.82Shop/Dealer Price$332.35 - $447.78
Timing Belt Replacement for 1997 Toyota T100 V6-3.4LYourMechanic Price$537.01Shop/Dealer Price$662.65 - $944.76
Timing Belt Replacement for 2006 Volvo S80 L5-2.5L TurboYourMechanic Price$570.88Shop/Dealer Price$704.65 - $1007.97
Timing Belt Replacement for 2013 Chevrolet Sonic L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$503.52Shop/Dealer Price$623.90 - $922.61
Timing Belt Replacement for 1987 Toyota Tercel L4-1.5LYourMechanic Price$337.30Shop/Dealer Price$413.17 - $545.62
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Timing Belt Replacement Service

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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Chris
17 years of experience
Chris is a great mechanic and very professional representative for your company. I will be using this service again ang have already recommended it to friends.
2003 TOYOTA 4RUNNER - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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Robert
26 years of experience
Robert was right on time. He explained exactly what he was going to do and what we could expect, He also has followed up to make sure all is well, and made sure that we could contact him if had any questions. Nice job Robert!
2004 HONDA ODYSSEY - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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11 years of experience
Theodore was meticulous and thorough...he was professional, on time and pleasant. He had several recommendations that I plan to follow up on soon. He provided me total confidence with his work and his manner. I think I have found my regular mechanic. Thank you.
2000 TOYOTA CAMRY - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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Martin
37 years of experience
Marty was awesome! He was accommodating to my schedule and made sure my car was in tip-top shape before he returned it. He over communicated and I felt confident with every recommendation he provided. I would highly recommend him to anyone in need of car repairs.
2008 HYUNDAI ELANTRA - TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
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ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Timing Belt Replacement for 2002 Volvo C70 L5-2.4L TurboYourMechanic Price$598.88Shop/Dealer Price$738.47 - $1046.16
Timing Belt Replacement for 2001 Toyota Sienna V6-3.0LYourMechanic Price$499.63Shop/Dealer Price$612.89 - $821.38
Timing Belt Replacement for 2005 Toyota Highlander V6-3.3LYourMechanic Price$572.17Shop/Dealer Price$700.44 - $921.61
Timing Belt Replacement for 1990 Audi 80 L4-2.0LYourMechanic Price$251.82Shop/Dealer Price$332.35 - $447.78
Timing Belt Replacement for 1997 Toyota T100 V6-3.4LYourMechanic Price$537.01Shop/Dealer Price$662.65 - $944.76
Timing Belt Replacement for 2006 Volvo S80 L5-2.5L TurboYourMechanic Price$570.88Shop/Dealer Price$704.65 - $1007.97
Timing Belt Replacement for 2013 Chevrolet Sonic L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$503.52Shop/Dealer Price$623.90 - $922.61
Timing Belt Replacement for 1987 Toyota Tercel L4-1.5LYourMechanic Price$337.30Shop/Dealer Price$413.17 - $545.62
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