Timing Chain Garages in Brighouse

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Hunters Garage
38 Jobs Completed
Halifax
5.0 / 5

We specialise in VW and Fords Established 40 years ago family run business We do general work •servicing •MOT’s •clutches • cambelts • Tyres Pick up

MH Auto Services
88 Jobs Completed
Huddersfield
4.5 / 5

All prices excluding VAT

Five Star Autocentre
51 Jobs Completed
Paddock, Huddersfield
3.4 / 5

Winner of New Business of the Year. Five Star Autocentre located in Paddock, Huddersfield has won this very prestige title at the Huddersfield business awards which was h

Surefix Motoring
27 Jobs Completed
Halifax
5.0 / 5

Surefix Motoring are your local automotive repair centre. Our garage is open 7 days a week and we can usually offer same day appointment as we have a very large workshop

Gouranga Car Care Centre
140 Jobs Completed
Elland
4.2 / 5

We offer a wide range of services from simple fluid checks to full engine diagnostics and repairs. Our tyre fitting services can offer you anything from budget tyres r

Tyres 2 Go Ltd
103 Jobs Completed
Huddersfield
4.5 / 5

We are a family owned business, who have always prided ourselves on providing an excellent service whilst offering fair and competitive prices. We specialise in suppl

Sunside Service Station
3 Jobs Completed
Halifax
3.0 / 5

Sunside are an approved Bosch car service garage, We specialise in wheel alignment , air con and LPG Conversions, servicing and repairs at dealer level standards. Sunside

W B Motor Services
11 Jobs Completed
Huddersfield
5.0 / 5

"All makes and models welcomed, I am an Independent Mitsubishi specialist, established 2009 Fully dealer trained, Fully insured and VAT registered, Servicing, Brakes,Diag

Pellon Tyres & Autocare
62 Jobs Completed
Halifax
4.8 / 5

Established in 1989 we are a reliable family run business that covers Halifax and the surrounding towns. We repair vehicles to the highest of standards at a very low cost

H.T.C. TYRE + SERVICE
79 Jobs Completed
Halifax
4.3 / 5

H.T.C. Tyre + Service has in a short time become one of the regions leading Car Service, Brakes, Clutch, Gearbox, MOT and Tyre Specialists. All makes and models of cars,

Perrys Huddersfield
9 Job Completed
Huddersfield
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Perrys Huddersfield, where the price of servicing is comparable with the prices you pay at a local fast fit. That said, choosing a franchised dealer will mean

Wibsey auto centre
2 Jobs Completed
Bradford
5.0 / 5

Wibsey auto centre

RPM Auto Service Centre
13 Jobs Completed
Heckmondwike
5.0 / 5

Servicing, mechanical repairs and Mot tests on cars and light commercial vehicles, all makes and models. A well established local business, we offer a commercial alterna

Halifax Autocentre Ltd
3 Jobs Completed
Halifax
5.0 / 5

"We are a small business in Halifax but we offer a full range of service and repairs to all makes and models of car and light commercial vehicles and motor homes up to 4

KNOWLE GARAGE
2 Job Completed
Hipperholme
5.0 / 5

"I am a Fully Qualified Technician and owner of Knowle Garage, Hipperholme, (Halifax) I have won technician of the year 3 years running, and a Renault and Porsche special

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Timing Chain Garages in Brighouse

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How much does Timing Chain cost in Brighouse?

The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Timing Chain is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Brighouse for Timing Chain on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Timing Chain Cost by Car Make in Brighouse
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Vauxhall£564.50
BMW£1163.09
Volkswagen£559.37
Citroen£677.98
MINI£772.41
Mercedes£698.63

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 31/08/2022 and 29/11/2022.

Timing Chain Repair Prices

What is a Timing Chain?

A timing chain is metal chain which works in a similar fashion to a bike chain in its function. The timing chain runs inside a car engine and is responsible for moving connecting the crankshaft to the camshaft to create motion.

The timing chain, like almost every car part, is a vital part which need to be work at optimal capacity in order for a car to be driven properly.

What does a Timing Chain do?

The timing chain is specifically responsible for connecting the crankshaft and camshaft within the engine, which are in turn, responsible for opening and closing the engines valves.

How complex is a Timing Chain repair?

A timing chain needs to be replaced between 40,000 and 100,000 miles and problems are not uncommon, especially for cars with high mileages.

Like every part used to construct a car engine, the timing chain is subject to natural wear and tear which means, eventually, it will need to be replaced.

If your engine oil is low, this will speed up the process of degradation for the part as the build-up of heat and friction will damage the part.

Furthermore, there are a variety of parts which are responsible for keeping the timing chain in the correct position including the chain guider, chain tensioner and chain silencer, which are also liable to suffer from wear and tear.

If these parts are damage, the timing chain will invariably become unsafe as well.

What will happen if my Timing Chain breaks or is damaged?

If the timing chain in your car is damaged or broken, the engine may feel sluggish, be low on power and or completely unable to start. As the timing chain wears down over time it becomes longer as it is stretched. Once this process has taken place, the ignition and valve timing becomes troublesome.

There are also a few signs that other parts surrounding the timing chain are damaged. If you can hear rattling, whirring, whining or buzzing, there is a good chance that the timing chain guide or timing chain tensioner are broken and responsible for the offending noise.

What is involved in a timing chain repair?

The average price in the UK for a timing chain repair is listed at the top of this page though the cost of a repair will depend entirely on the extend of the damage, the age of the car and the model of the car as well.

What can I do to prevent timing chain problems?

Changing your engine oil regularly will give you the best chance of keeping the timing chain in the best health and using premium oil will improve the help even more. In a well maintained engine, a timing chain could last for up to 300,000 miles and above.

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