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Service and Timing Belt Info

When should i service my car ?

12 months or 15k miles. You should really change your oild every 5k mile's

Timing belt renewal times.

Originally Posted by new 160 View Post
Official figure is

105 - 90,000 or 6 years whichever is the sooner.

VVC - 60,000 miles or 4 years ago whichever is the sooner.

All 105 / 120 should be fitted with an Auto tensioner.

160 has a manual tensioner.
Originally Posted by RedHotSVR View Post
It depends whether you have a manual or automatic tensioner. If its a ZR with an automatic tensioner then it is 6 years or 90k, whichever comes first. If the engine has a manual tensioner then it is 4 / 5 years (15k / 12k service interval) or 60K, whichever comes first. The VVC engine has a manual tensioner.
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