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Monte carlo i have a 96 monte carlo i wonder at what milege is the timing belt going to give trouble

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    paul erickson May 11, 2010

    what engine size
    all the v6 have timing chains


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Mine failed at 110,000

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Well donna that depends on how the engine is taken care of. if you change engine oil and filters every 3000 miles and do regular tune ups your vehicle can potentially have no major engine componant failure for at least 150,000-200,000 miles. you have most likely either a 3.4 or a 3.8 V6 engine and for the most part those GM engines are very durable. Timing chain and gear issues are something no on can really predict but the better you take care of the vehicle the less likely you are to have to repair it. your vehicle is 12 years old and at an average of 15,000 -20,000 miles a year your vehicle is already at the threshold of it's max potential. so it could fail tommorow or never. the only way to determine the true condition of the componant is to look at it and this requires some work. hope this gives you some idea. please rate this.. thanks

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