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Ticking sound Is there a belt in the motor of my 2004 chevy cavaliar? I was told that the belt inside the motor is broke and that's what's causing this ticking sound. If there is a belt inside the motor, how much does that cost to get fixed and how long does it takes?

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Hi,yes your engine does have a timing belt inside,shoul cost from $150,00 to$ 250,00 to replace ,be sure you take it to a recogniced shop, to get it check ,and to have the work done,.may be something else making that .(.noise.) good luck......

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