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Re: when to change timing belt 92 100S?

> I now have 85K on the original timing belt (2.8L V6 engine).  A non dealer
> mechanic says it is an inspect and replace only if it looks worn item
> according to his book.  What does the Audi factory manual say?  Also, what is
> a reasonable price for replacing it, parts and labor? Anything else that
> should be done at time of timing belt replacment? oil seals, etc?   Thanks.

I was told (by dealer, book, and independent mechanic) that the
timing belt in my V6 is a 60K replace. The good news is that
they are not *that* expensive to replace (mechanic says about $300).
This is more than my I5, but less than my 20V.


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