Timing Chain Garages in Dinnington

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Top Tread Tyres, Rotherham
598 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
4.8 / 5

We have four tyres and Auto centres in South Yorkshire. We have been in the business for over 30 years, we deal direct with major suppliers hence passing the savings to t

Fivestar Garage Ltd
337 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
4.7 / 5

Repair vehicles,Transport vehicles,mobile tyre fitting,welding we have on site cafe & collect your cars delivery back to you 10 miles from our garage

Hire and Repair LTD
48 Jobs Completed
Worksop
4.9 / 5

We are based in Worksop Nottingham and have specialist knowledge of French and German vehicles we work on Vauxhalls and all other makes , we offer a full diagnostic ser

Phoenix Motors
88 Jobs Completed
Mexborough, Kilnhurst
5.0 / 5

We are a newly established business based in Kilnhurst/Swinton Rotherham, South Yorkshire, Proud to be in the motor trade going strength to strength. We offer a no-hassl

Mr Tyre Ltd - Worksop
101 Jobs Completed
Worksop
4.6 / 5

Mr Tyre Ltd was established in 1971 at Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham in the West Midlands with one store. We now operate a total of 34 strategically placed fitting centres

Mick Jackson & Co Ltd
19 Jobs Completed
Doncaster
3.7 / 5

Introducing Mick Jackson & Co Ltd – The Tickhill MOT Test Centre! We are your local mechanic and MOT test centre in the heart of Doncaster, South Yorkshire. We offer

Fullerton Garage Ltd
61 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
3.8 / 5

Viking Motors Rotherham
162 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
5.0 / 5

We are a small friendly run business. We have a fully furbished workshop with all the latest equipment meaning there is nothing we can't do. We have over 30 years dealers

Smarts N Parts
7 Jobs Completed
ROTHERHAM
5.0 / 5

Smarts n parts provides a variety of garage services to meet your motoring needs. We are a friendly and professionally run business where you will be welcomed and given t

CarSure Of Rotherham
7 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
5.0 / 5

KAM Cars Ltd T/A CarSure of Rotherham Rotherham Road Maltby Rotherham S66 8ER We are a small, independent and family run used car dealership with a fully equipped

R Turner Motor Specialist LTD
191 Jobs Completed
ROTHERHAM
4.7 / 5

My names Rob, I've been a mechanic for the past 10 years,I am main dealer trained. I've worked on pretty much ever car going. I do anything from a service to an engin

Hi-Tec autos ltd
42 Jobs Completed
Rotherham
3.9 / 5

Do you need to have your vehicle serviced or perhaps your tyres need changing? No matter what your requirements, our team of vehicle repair specialists at Hi-Tec Autos ca

Dexel Tyre and Auto Centre (Worksop)
37 Jobs Completed
Worksop
4.6 / 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

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

C&J MOTORS LTD
8 Jobs Completed
ROTHERHAM
5.0 / 5

AT C&J Motors ltd we are a family run business and have been in business for over 25 years. We are a professional and affordable car service and MOT centre. We an Uni

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Timing Chain Garages in Dinnington

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How much does Timing Chain cost in Dinnington?

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


Timing Chain Cost by Car Make in Dinnington
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£886.24
Vauxhall£562.02
Mercedes£534.18

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 29/08/2021 and 27/11/2021.

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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