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Timing belt is it a difficult job or a garage job swift 1000 gls being quoted 45 quid by garage or should i do it myself

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  • geordie 27 Oct 25, 2008

    thanks very much i will go to the garage thanks again george

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Hi there, its not a difficult job, however the implications of a mistake could result in a big bill for an engine repair, it may be worth letting the garage do it as £45 does seem a good price,hope this helps

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