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2003 Tundra timing belt

I have a 2003 Tundra that I bought new in 2002. I currently have 107,000 miles on it and have never changed anything on it other that oil, trans. fluid and screen, and tires. It still runs like the day I bought it. I had the brakes checked and found that I need brake job on the front axle, but rear brakes are at 75-80%. I am going to have a brake job on the front tomorrow. I also realize that I need to change the timing belt and serpentine belt. Anything else that I should change like plugs etc? This has been an absolutely great vehicle and I plan to keep it at least 4 more years unless it starts to give me trouble.

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Perform a general tune-up - checking plugs, plug wires, belts, coolant, filters and timing. Check the alignment and wheel bearings. Check the engine compression. Check the hoses for corrosion.You just want to kind of look everything over real good and see if there is anything worn like belts and hoses. Other than that just keep maintenance up.

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Brake fluid flush is a good idea,Plugs definitly,check resistance in H/T leads,Check distributor cap and rotor condition,To be blunt though you are overdue for a Major service as im sure your mechanic should have mentioned.Its not the cheapest option but most definitly the best

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