(978) 777-3627 • 151 Andover Street Rt. 114 • Danvers, MA 01923-1458 • Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Danvers Auto Engineering provides Timing Belt Replacement services to Danvers, MA, Peabody, MA, Beverly, MA, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 180 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Timing Belt Replacement Services at Danvers Auto Engineering

The timing belt, or timing chain in some vehicles, is a drive belt that synchronizes the rotation of the engine’s crankshaft and camshaft with the opening and closing of your engine’s valves. Depending on the vehicle, it may also rotate the water pump. When the crankshaft turns, the timing belt turns the camshaft, which opens and closes the engine valves to allow the pistons to move up and down. Your vehicle’s engine operates in four phases: intake, compression, combustion, and exhaust. During the intake phase, intake valves open and exhaust valves close as fuel and air enter the cylinders. As the air and fuel is mixed, compressed, and ignited by spark plugs during the compression and combustion phases, the valves close. The remaining air and fuel is pushed out of the exhaust valve during the exhaust phase. The timing belt is responsible for synchronizing this process and for opening and closing valves during normal engine operation.



Why Should You Have Timing Belt Replacement Services Performed at Danvers Auto Engineering?

Avoiding a timing belt replacement can result in complete engine failure. A worn or stretched belt can disrupt the operating order of the valves and pistons, which can result in a piston hitting a valve and damaging the engine. Timing belt failure warning signs include rough idling or difficulty starting the engine. Cracks on the belt, which is made of reinforced rubber, are an indication that it may soon break. Replacement of your timing belt will help keep your engine performing as it should and ensure you avoid expensive future repairs. During our replacement service, your belt will be replaced and synchronized with the crankshaft and camshaft to restore proper operating precision and order. It is widely recommended that you have your water pump changed during a timing belt replacement service as well. If your water pump fails later, it can do great damage to your vehicle. Since the water pump is easy to change during a timing belt replacement, consider having a new one installed at this time. Referring to your owner’s manual will help determine the appropriate service intervals for timing belt maintenance.

We proudly service the Timing Belt Replacement needs of customers in Danvers, MA, Peabody, MA, Beverly, MA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Beverly MA | Danvers MA | Peabody MA | and surrounding areas

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Danvers Auto Engineering in Danvers, MA

Danvers Auto Engineering specializes in automotive mechanical service and repair, but when you come to our shop, it's clear to see that we do more than just get your car back on the road again. We outfit your vehicle with the best tire brands at the best prices, take extra care to ensure great work on each service, and work hard to deliver complete satisfaction. If you need tires in Danvers, Peabody or Beverly, look no further than our shop. Our goal is to provide accurate and dependable automotive service and repair to the general public and small business fleets as "The Dealer Alternative".  Our shop is proud to be certified by both AAA (we're a AAA Top Shop) and ASE, and our facility is well-maintained to serve you better.We proudly serve Danvers, MA, Peabody, MA, Beverly, MA, and surrounding communities with tires and auto repair services.

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Phone: (978) 777-3627
Fax: (978) 750-8095
Address: 151 Andover Street Rt. 114
Danvers, MA 01923

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