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1st gen 2.7 Timing chain?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by devilsalmostfree, Jan 29, 2010.

  1. Jan 29, 2010 at 4:50 PM
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    devilsalmostfree

    devilsalmostfree [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Deck plate mod, intake silencer removed, AFE Pro Dry S Air Filter, debadged, Goodyear Duratracs 265/75R16. Flowmaster knock-off muffler!
    has anyone on here replaced their 1st gen 2.7 ltr timing chain yet? if so, how bad was it, job wise? how long did it take u, & what milage did u have on it when u replaced it? did u get a timing chain from toyota? how much was it? thanks in advance!
     
  2. Jan 29, 2010 at 4:59 PM
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    humanoid

    humanoid bite me

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    Why does it need replacing? Chains don't regularly need replacing unless something is wrong with them, they may need adjusting, but that's about it.
     
  3. Jan 29, 2010 at 5:03 PM
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    devilsalmostfree

    devilsalmostfree [OP] Well-Known Member

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    no, as far as i know of it doesnt need to be replaced. im not hearing it slap the front timing cover or anything. i was just wondering if anyone has replaced 1!
     
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