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###TIMING BELT CONSPIRACY THEORY###



 
 
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Old May 17th 14, 12:51 AM posted to rec.autos.tech
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Celica with timing belt? 22re? I don't think so, maybe the guides broke for the timing CHAIN which may have caused enough wear for the CHAIN to break, but there is no belt in that motor


On Wednesday, July 20, 1994 6:50:31 PM UTC-7, wrote:
> In article >
> (Darvell Hunt) writes:
>
> >
> >
> >
> >>My theory is that timing belt breaking is a scare story cooked up by
> >>people who want you to spend $2-300 every 60k miles,

> >
> >My timimg belt went out.
> >
> >My dad's timimg belt went out.
> >
> >There.
> >
> >
> >Change it.
> >

>
> My 86 Celica (mentioned in _86 Celica ST_) broke its belt at 70k miles.
> Is this the same conspiracy that killed JFK?
>
> -Ron


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Old May 17th 14, 06:52 PM posted to rec.autos.tech
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> wrote:

> Celica with timing belt? 22re? I don't think so, maybe the guides broke
> for the timing CHAIN which may have caused enough wear for the CHAIN
> to break, but there is no belt in that motor


Did you even read his post?

> > My 86 Celica (mentioned in _86 Celica ST_) broke its belt at 70k miles.


1986 <<<<<
4th generation.
Front wheel drive.
Available engines:
1.6 L I4 4A-GE
1.8 L I4 1S-iLU
1.8 L I4 4S-Fi
2.0 L I4 2S-ELC <<<<< Celica ST. Guess what? BELT!
2.0 L I4 2S-FE
2.0 L I4 3S-FE
2.0 L I4 3S-GE
2.0 L I4 3S-GTE turbo



 




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