2004 Vauxhall Corsa
How do i know if my timing chain needs replacing?

Avatar
michfilm
Driver
35 points

Problem added: Jan 12, 2011 (10 years ago)
Hi, have a Vauxhall 2004 1.2, apparently they have timing chains not cambelts, what do i need to look for to see if the chain is ok?

Car details
Car: Vauxhall Corsa
Model Year: 2004
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
Replies and Fixes
Avatar
whittingehame
Legend
16,849 points

Jan 12, 2011 (10 years ago)
I see you have already been advised it needs changing when it gets noisy and rattles , that is correct .
Avatar
michfilm
Driver
35 points

Jan 12, 2011 (10 years ago)
what sort of noise would i be looking out for? also is it an expensive job?

Post a reply
Please login to reply.

Options for fixing the problem

Fix the problem yourself

If you need parts to do the job head over to Euro Car Parts to find the parts you need.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Find a Local Mechanic

Use our AutoInsider Find A Specialist search, find garages and mobile mechanics near you.

Simply enter your postcode, select the required specialist areas and view your results.


AutoInsider AI Robot picture

You might find these links to parts and similar problems helpful in solving this problem.
AIBot

Having a problem with your Vauxhall Corsa?

Tell us about your Corsa problem

News & Updates
Win £50 every month by answering problems
Are you a mechanic or handy with car repairs?

Need an MOT after lockdown?
Find your nearest MOT Test Centre

Volvo Seat Belt Recall
Affects S60CC, V60CC, S60, XC60, V60, XC70, V70 and S80

On Social Media