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Hi,
Even if your car had a timing belt you would not be able to see it as it would be protected under covers ,ALL modern BMW engines use a timing chain sometimes when you remove the oil filler cap you can see it .

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Fig. Proper pulley alignment for timing belt installation at TDC-Hyundai 1.5L SOHC engines



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Fig. Installation of the timing belt-3.0L (VIN G) engine




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Fig. Timing belt sprocket alignment mark positioning for belt removal and installation-Hyundai 3.0L engine


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Timing belt tensioner adjuster rod set hole “A” and cylinder set hole “B”—2004–2005 Galant and 2004–2005 Lancer 2.4L engine

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Cylinder block plug location—2004–2005 Galant and 2004–2005 Lancer 2.4L engine


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Fig. 1: Setting the engine to tdc for cylinder 1 engine

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Fig. 2: Releasing the tension on the spring for the timing belt roller engine

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Fig. 3: Checking the alignment of the timing marks before installing the timing belt engine


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Fig. 4: Timing belt arrangement engine

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Fig. 1: Timing marks are located on the camshaft pulleys as shown-1.8L engines

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Fig. 2: Make sure that the crankshaft sprocket (timing belt pulley) and oil pump timing marks are aligned-1.8L engines

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Fig. 3: Align the timing belt pulley mark with the tension set mark, at approximately the 10 o'clock position-1.8L engines

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Fig. 4: Check the timing belt deflection at the location shown-1.8L engines

  1. Make sure the camshaft pulley marks are aligned with the seal plate marks.
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Fig. Align the timing belt sprockets as indicated before removing the timing belt-1.5L engine

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Fig. Align the timing belt sprockets as indicated before removing the timing belt-1995-00 1.5L engine


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Timing Belt
REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
1.8L Engine
Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Remove the timing belt covers.
Rotate the crankshaft and align the timing marks located on the camshaft pulleys and the seal plate.
Remove the crankshaft pulley and hub.
If the timing belt is to be reused, mark an arrow on the belt to indicate its rotational direction to enable correct re-installation.
Loosen the timing belt tensioner lockbolt and remove the timing belt.
To install:
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Make sure the timing marks on the camshaft pulleys and the seal plate are aligned.
Install the timing belt.
Loosen the tensioner lockbolt. Using a suitable prying tool, position the timing belt tensioner so the timing belt is taut, then tighten the tensioner lockbolt.
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Fig. 1: Timing marks are located on the camshaft pulleys as shown — 1.8L engines


 
Fig. 2: Make sure that the crankshaft sprocket (timing belt pulley) and oil pump timing marks are aligned — 1.8L engines


 
Fig. 3: Align the timing belt pulley mark with the tension set mark, at approximately the 10 o'clock position — 1.8L engines


 
Fig. 4: Check the timing belt deflection at the location shown — 1.8L engines

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