Timing Chain Garages in Hunslet

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ACER UNIPART CAR AND VAN CENTRE
208 Jobs Completed
leeds
4.4 / 5

Looking for a garage in Leeds for Car and Van repairs or MOT's for Class 4,5 &7 ? If so, look no further We have many years of experience in the Automotive Industry,

Parkside Garage Leeds Ltd
975 Jobs Completed
Leeds
4.8 / 5

Parkside Garage is a fully equipped garage and Mot Station for Cars Vans Motorbikes and Scooters , we are also carry out all Major Garage Repairs . We also carry out S

Brooklands Service Centre
1551 Jobs Completed
Leeds
4.7 / 5

Brooklands have been here for 25 years. We are proud in everything we do and carry everything out to a high spec. Brooklands technicians carry over 15 years of experienc

24/7 M Motors & logistics
54 Jobs Completed
LEEDS
4.6 / 5

Trust and reliability are the heart of our service. We pride ourselves on giving our customers peace of mind by grounding our work in honesty to create a welcoming enviro

KNM Motors Ltd.
70 Jobs Completed
Leeds
2.6 / 5

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Moor Lane Motors Ltd
11 Job Completed
leeds
5.0 / 5

Here at Moor Lane Motor's, our customers requirements are our utmost priority. We have a great team from highly trained technicians to MOT testers that are able to delive

Auto Performance Centre Ltd
30 Jobs Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

Auto Performance Centre Ltd in Leeds was established in 2016 to provide customers with an efficient, cost-effective alternative to main dealers for servicing, repairs and

DPS Autocare
28 Jobs Completed
Leeds
3.5 / 5

We are a very friendly, very reliable, very experienced garage with competitive prices the latest software for any make and model. We under take the biggest to the smalle

KDP AUTOS
184 Jobs Completed
Leeds
4.9 / 5

We are a small dedicated experienced team that are happy to help with all your motoring needs. We have over twenty years combined experience in the motor industry, All p

Global Autocare Limited
124 Jobs Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

'Trusted by the UK's largest fleets and now open to all' Our Bosch trained technicians service all makes and models of car and van using the latest diagnostic equipmen

Auto Pfect Leeds
34 Jobs Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

We are a reliable family run business that covers Leeds and the surrounding towns. We repair vehicles to the highest of standards at a very low cost. If you would like u

GH Autocare & Leeds Engine Centre Ltd
1 Job Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

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AUTO SAFETY CENTRES LEEDS
5 Jobs Completed
LEEDS
4.5 / 5

We are a vehicle repair fast fit centre just outside Leeds City Centre facing Yorkshire TV on Burley Road. Our services include M.O.T.'s, servicing, tyres, exhausts, trac

G.S Motors
8 Jobs Completed
Meanwood
5.0 / 5

We are a well-established garage in the north of Leeds, which offers car repairs in Headingley, Meanwood and further afield, such as in West Park, Woodhouse and beyond. G

TROY AUTO POINT HALTON
8 Jobs Completed
LEEDS
4.8 / 5

"Welcome to Troy Auto Point Halton. HistoryStarting with a Motor Accessory shop in North Street, Leeds in 1965, Troy Autopoint has evolved over the years and now has two

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Timing Chain Garages in Hunslet

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How much does Timing Chain cost in Hunslet?

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


Timing Chain Cost by Car Make in Hunslet
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Vauxhall£575.57
BMW£929.40
Volkswagen£704.14
MINI£806.08
Mercedes£706.75
Audi£1094.54

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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