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Does the 2007 Malibu have a timing chain or belt? Also, what is the recommended service interval for changing plugs, 100,000 Miles? Getting ready to take a cross country trip in my friends car and he has lost the owner's manual. Car has 75,000 miles and I plan on changing the power belt, filters, oil, tanny fluid (never done), checking brake life and tire condition. Want to be sure we don't run into a problem with a timing belt issue. Thanks.

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Your vehicle is equipped with a timing chain. There is no periodic maintenance schedule fr the timing chain.
If your spark plugs have never been changed, now might be a perfect opportunity to change them. Ensure that you properly gap the plugs before installation. You will find gap specs on the engine information tag/sticker under the hood.

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