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EJ25 Timing Belt Tensioner busted ? (Pic)


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#1 BoxersOnly

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Posted 13 February 2004 - 06:03 PM

I just had my timing belt tensioner checked and compressed at the dealer.

When I went to pick it up he pointed to a damaged piece of the housing. He said 'he wasn't sure if it would held up'.

I looked at the tensioner's damage and ca not imagine that this will have any effect on the working of the tensioner.

However, I want to make sure......don't want the thing to die on me and wreck my engine.

So please take a look at the pics, and let me know what you think.....

Thanks,

Rob.
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You can see the damage on the top just left of the pin.

#2 Nuwan

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Posted 13 February 2004 - 06:19 PM

pics not working:(

#3 99obw

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Posted 13 February 2004 - 06:48 PM

That should be fine. He was trying to sell you a new one.

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Posted 13 February 2004 - 07:54 PM

Are the pics still not working ?

Stupid firewall...

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#5 lefty42303

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Posted 13 February 2004 - 08:21 PM

I don't see anything wrong. Put it in!

#6 Dr Farco

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Posted 14 February 2004 - 01:48 PM

That little knick shouldn't hurt anything.
But be sure the bolt looks fresh and a-ok.
Mine snapped and trashed my valves.
(on my way home after buying car)!:mad:

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