Timing Chain Garages in Chesterfield

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PB Auto Repairs Ltd
58 Jobs Completed
Dronfield
4.5 / 5

We are a family run business that specialises in the service, repair and maintenance of most makes of motor vehicles. Operating in the Sheffield/Dronfield area, we work

Top Tread Tyres, Sheffield
377 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
4.5 / 5

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Mercia Motors Limited
6 Job Completed
Sheffield
4.0 / 5

We are members of the Bosch Car Service Network which is a national network of independent garages. Our objective is to provide you with a friendly and professional servi

SpriggsAutos
12 Jobs Completed
Chesterfield
5.0 / 5

Are you looking for a trusted mobile mechanic in the Chesterfield area of Derbyshire? Look no further than the fully qualified mechanics at Spriggs Auto's. From breakdown

The Auto Repair Den
2 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
5.0 / 5

I am a brand new business based in the Woodseats area of Sheffield. I offer servicing, repairs and diagnosis. What we do... Our passion is cars and our aim is to pr

2B Cars Ltd
7 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
5.0 / 5

As an master technician working in dealer from 15 years old in 3 major brands - Vauxhall, Volkswagen and Bmw - decided to give a different aproach to customer care. With

Belgrave Garage
111 Jobs Completed
Sutton In Ashfield
3.5 / 5

We are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to the Network’s 6

Dronfield Autocare MOT Centre Ltd
216 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
4.9 / 5

MOT's for cars bikes and vans. Servicing, repairs, tyres, diagnostics, TerraCalean, exhausts and more...

P Woolhouse Motor Engineer
11 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
5.0 / 5

At P Woolhouse Autos, we have worked hard to build a reputation for offering a trusted and “value for money” service to all our customers in Heeley, Sheffield. We underst

Mr Exhaust and Tyres (Sheffield)
24 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
4.8 / 5

First established in 1961 by Harry and Peter France, Dexel is still a family owned and run business today. We operate out of 12 branches throughout South Yorkshire, Linco

Mike Brewer Motors
64 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
4.9 / 5

Mike Brewers Service and MOT Department provides servicing, repair and MOT facilities for all makes and models of vehicles. Manufacturer trained technicians Only Manu

Meadowbrook Motors Ltd
9 Jobs Completed
Sheffield
5.0 / 5

We are an established business with over 30 years experience. A business that is growing every day we stride to provide the highest level of customer services. With a com

Advance Motor Services
2 Job Completed
Sheffield
5.0 / 5

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Chesterfield VW Specialist
1 Job Completed
Chesterfield
4.0 / 5

"Chesterfield's VW, Audi, Skoda & Seat specialist.We offer the level of service you would expect from a manufacturer but with a trade price attached andwithout compro

Eurofit Autocentres - Sheffield
Member since 13 January 2015
Woodseats

At Eurofit Autocentres on Chesterfield Rd in Sheffield, we do a wide range of work including MOT,Servicing,Tyres,Steering,Diagnostics,brakes. Ask for a quote today!

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Timing Chain Garages in Chesterfield

Average rating for  Timing Chain in Chesterfield bookings

3.20

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How much does Timing Chain cost in Chesterfield?

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 Chesterfield for Timing Chain on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Timing Chain Cost by Car Make in Chesterfield
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£908.50
Vauxhall£471.77
Mercedes£535.45
Nissan£542.92

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 01/09/2021 and 30/11/2021.

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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