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Robins Auto World
454 Jobs Completed
Darlaston
4.6 / 5

We offer a full range of services including MOT, fault finding and repairing for clutches, timing belts, air conditioning, as well as Diagnostics, welding and all kind of

Shaft Motors Ltd
417 Jobs Completed
Bilston
4.9 / 5

Looking for a local garage you can trust for service, repairs or Diagnostics on your car? We are happy to help you with your needs by giving you a very efficient work, re

Junction 1 autos
34 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
5.0 / 5

Burnt Tree Autocentre Ltd
132 Jobs Completed
Dudley
4.0 / 5

We are a memeber of Unipart Car Care Centres. We believe we are offering our customers something special by recruiting a wide network of quality, independent garages t

Jarmark Cars
19 Jobs Completed
Wednesbury
4.0 / 5

Vagtec Motors
91 Jobs Completed
West Bromwich
5.0 / 5

Your premier garage in West Bromwich for MOT Testing, Servicing, Repairs and Tyres, specialising in German Cars but welcoming all. Located just off Tunnel Road we provide

AUTO SOLUTIONS TIPTON LTD
369 Jobs Completed
TIPTON
4.9 / 5

We are a well established and highly rated local motor company based in Tipton. We have years of expertise, experience and knowledge within the Motor Trade. We aim

RideRepairs
102 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.9 / 5

Here at ride repairs we value our customer and the feedback they give us. we aim to please all of our customers and always take PRICE into consideration as cars can be ve

Certified Remaps limited
4 Jobs Completed
Willenhall
4.7 / 5

Eurofit Autocentres Wolverhampton Wednesfield
206 Jobs Completed
Wednesfield
5.0 / 5

Established in 2001, Eurofit Autocentres is an independent vehicle repair company expanding rapidly throughout the UK. Eurofit Autocentres currently has 11 centres open o

One Stop Garage Walsall Ltd
266 Jobs Completed
Walsall
4.2 / 5

We are a 5 ramp garage offering MOT's, Diagnostics, Bodywork, Repairs, Servicing and Tyres. Our experienced staff have years of experience and our customer service is se

Walsall Performance Centre
30 Jobs Completed
Walsall
2.3 / 5

Walsall Performance Centre is a family owned business who has over 25 years in the automotive industry, we firmly believe in good old fashioned fair pricing, we believe t

Best Turbos
64 Jobs Completed
Oldbury
4.9 / 5

SOLVING TURBO&DPF PROBLEMS IS OUR PRIDE! Here at Best Turbos, our mission is to help people with turbo related problems where most of me mechanics give up. We special

TOTAL VEHICLE SOLUTIONS LTD
101 Jobs Completed
WEDNESBURY
4.9 / 5

We do Full engine rebuild, turbo and manual gearbox refurbishing, including with warranty. Service for MOT and Repairs eg: (DPF Fault) deal with electrics and diagnosti

Bimmer Engine Services ltd
65 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
4.8 / 5

Welcome to Bimmer Engine Services ltd, we are the sister company to MF Autos & Clutches ltd Bimmer Engine Services ltd we specialise on all work on BMW & Mini’s Fr

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Timing Chain Garages in Wednesbury

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How much does Timing Chain cost in Wednesbury?

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


Timing Chain Cost by Car Make in Wednesbury
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£1050.12
Vauxhall£550.80
MINI£873.57
Volkswagen£571.30
Renault£771.35
Mercedes£805.40
Nissan£654.60
Audi£688.25
Ford£960.84

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 06/09/2022 and 05/12/2022.

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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