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2008 kia rio 1.6l
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Posted on Jan 11, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Removal & Installation
1.5L, 1.6L (VIN 5) & 1.8L Engines
NOTE Do not move the crankshaft or camshaft once the timing marks have been correctly positioned.
Crankshaft pulley: 9-13 ft. lbs. (12-17 Nm) Water pump pulley: 9-13 ft. lbs. (12-17 Nm)
1.6L (VIN 3) & 2.0L Engines
Negative battery cable Engine cover Right-hand front wheel Right-hand wheel well side cover Accessory drive belts Water pump pulley Timing belt upper cover
NOTE If the timing belt is to be reused, mark the belt to indicate its turning direction.
Crankshaft pulley Crankshaft flange Lower timing belt cover Timing belt tensioner Timing belt
Lower timing belt cover. Tighten bolts to 6-7 ft. lbs. (8-10 Nm). Crankshaft flange Crankshaft pulley. Tighten bolt to 101-109 ft. lbs. (138-147 Nm) for 1.6L (VIN 3) engine and 123-130 ft. lbs. (168-177 Nm) for 2.0L engine. Upper timing belt cover. Tighten bolts to 6-7 ft. lbs. (8-10 Nm). Water pump pulley Accessory drive belts Right-hand wheel well side cover Right-hand front wheel Engine cover Negative battery cable
Posted on Sep 06, 2010
ANY KIA DEALER WILL PRINT ONE OUT FOR YOU FREE. IF YOUR HAVE A FAX MACHINE YOU JUST SAVED YOURSELF A TRIP. CALL ANY KIA DEALER IN YOUR AREA AND ASK FOR PARTS DEPT. THEY WILL HELP YOU. GOOD LUCK.
Posted on Dec 23, 2008
SOURCE: 2002 Kia Rio Timing Belt
yes, this is VERY IMPORTANT, this is an interference engine, meaning the valves and the piston cannot be in the same place at the same time,or it will bend the valves.then you are looking at a major repair job,think or it as insurance on your engine. please rate my fix as i strive to be the best,questions,get back to me
Posted on May 21, 2009
Timing Belt Rio 2006 (Removal for 1.6L engines: ONLY 2006 CARS)
This is the same information that us Kia techs use to diagnose vehicles. Lots of useful information. For your particular vehicle, lookup a 2003 for the timing belt information. Good luck and let us know how it turns out.
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Posted on Aug 04, 2009
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