Cambelts, Macclesfield - Shaw Street Garage
A timing belt, often referred to as a cam belt is an integral part of a engine that synchronizes the rotation of the crankshaft and the camshaft so the engine's valves open and close at the proper times. Adhering to replacement schedules is very important as the belts are often made of rubber and over time can loose their optimal tension.
The cambelt (or timing belt) is one of the most crucial components of your engine, so if you're not sure if it's time for a replacement please call and ask....01625 424904
If the timing belt snaps, there is usually one likely scenario .. major damage which is usually uneconomical to repair.
In most cases the timing belt drives the water pump so this is changed at the same time.