[200q20v] Re: dubious distinction?

Peer Oliver Schmidt pos at theinternet.de
Sat Feb 2 09:44:01 EST 2002

Bernie Benz writes:
> I will agree only that belt changing apparently makes you feel good, so
> therefore it must be good for you.
> ...
> I had an '87 5KTQ that went 250K before my son recently did a head gasket
> job and changed the belt for no good reason.
> Don't fix it if it ain't about to break!
> Bernie, feeling contrarian today.

my garage seemed to think the same way. 6000US$ later I had a new cylinder
head and a new timing belt.

Don't take a chance if it might get expensive!


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