Asked by: Ghizlane Chito
asked in category: General Last Updated: 31st May, 2020

Does Hyundai have timing belt or chain?

As of 2013, all Hyundai engine models have a chain. The chain runs inside the engine and is lubricated by the engine oil. Unlike a timing belt that needs to be replaced after a certain amount of travel due to wear, the chain doesn't require special maintenance or replacement at a certain interval.

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Moreover, do Hyundais have timing chains?

Kia and Hyundai currently do not manufacture a vehicle with a timing belt. The Alpha engine uses a belt to turn the exhaust camshaft and a chain to use the intake camshaft. When replacing this belt, it is important to change the tensioner and upper idler pulley.

Additionally, does Hyundai Elantra have timing belt or chain? The Nu engine doesn't have a timing belt; it uses a maintenance-free timing chain that doesn't need to be replaced in regular intervals.

Correspondingly, does Hyundai Sonata have timing belt or chain?

Bernadette W. responded: The 2011 Hyundai Sonata has a timing chain on both engines.

Does Hyundai Tucson have timing belt or chain?

The 2018 Hyundai Tucson has a timing chain and not a timing belt. This is to ensure that you don't have to replace the belt as a timing chain is meant to last for the life of your vehicles engine.

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