2004 Vauxhall Corsa
Cambelt change

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michfilm
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Problem added: Jan 10, 2011 (10 years ago)
When is it advisble to change a Cambelt on a Vauxhall Corsa 2004?

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Car: Vauxhall Corsa
Model Year: 2004
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
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thomkas_cars
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Jan 10, 2011 (10 years ago)
corsas are around every 40000 to 50000 but refer to cars manual also some corsas are timing chain if yours is a 1200cc or a 1000cc then its a chain driven not belt hope this helps
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michfilm
Driver
35 points

Jan 11, 2011 (10 years ago)
Mine is a 1200, dont have a manual though, is a chain less or more expsnsive to change?
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michfilm
Driver
35 points

Jan 11, 2011 (10 years ago)
Mine is a 1200, unfortunatly i do not have a manual. will a chain change be more expensive?
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whittingehame
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16,849 points

Jan 11, 2011 (10 years ago)
There was a known fault with timing chains on Corsas a while back , see this old post .


Current recalls

ABS - http://www.vosa.gov.uk/vosa/apps/rec...2570F5004844B7

timing chain - 2004 made cars, . Mainly 1.2, with only a few 1.0 and 1.4's affected
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