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Timing belt on a 1.4 TDCi Fiesta

Timing belt on a 1.4 TDCi Fiesta

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CWH

Original Poster:

6,836 posts

77 months

Wednesday 11th August 2010
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In my service logbook there is no evidence to show this has been performed on my car.
Does anybody know when it is due?
At what mileage or age?

qooqiiu

733 posts

109 months

Thursday 12th August 2010
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Officially it is 100,000 miles or 10 years.

Check its condition for signs of cracking and wear. Allot of short journeys are worse for it than motorway miles.

mk2 24v

454 posts

76 months

Monday 16th August 2010
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also, the water pumps can give up before the timing belt as well, and that causes major headaches when it lets go!

the focus 1.6 tdci (pretty much the same engine) is recommended at 150k :shock: