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Re: V-6 Timing Belt
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> David Torrey writes:
> Service manager asked how many miles on the car? I said 61K. He asked if
> the timing belt had been changed. I said no. He said you must do this
> immediately before it breaks. Is it really ready to fail? He wants $350 -
> $450 to replace it. I would like to do it myself but I do not have the
> Bentley manual. Is this job a possibility for me to do with basic tools
> and knowledge.
He's covering his ass, and he's also right. 60k miles is the recommended
limit, but you _might_ get as far as 90k. Note the _might_ - it's a lottery.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club