Self-replacement timing belt on the "Chevrolet Lacetti"
The timing belt is a small detail,synchronizing the work of all the engine shafts, including distributing and cranked. This spare part is made of extra strong rubber, due to which its service life at high loads leaves about 60 thousand kilometers. As practice shows, on cars the timing belt breaks down every 5 years. However, it is possible that this part will break earlier. Therefore, if you find traces of oil on its surface, know: the car needs a timing belt replacement. The price for similar work in the service center is from 1600 to 2 thousand rubles. However, if you have a few hours of free time and a great desire to save money, the entire procedure can be done on your own. In this article, we'll look at how the Chevrolet Lachetti replacement is replacing the timing belt.
Before you get started, you need to drive awaycar on the pit of observation. After this, the shaft must be locked in the BMT position so that it does not rotate while removing and installing the belt. To do this, put the tags and turn on the "Chevrolet" 5th gear. Then we press the brake pedal into the floor and fix it in this position. If necessary, you can call a friend or friend.
To replace the timing belt on the "Chevrolet Lachetti" without any difficulties, we need to put the part on the crankshaft pulley.
The tension of both branches of the part requires specialskills and knowledge. If you do this for the first time, get the first one for the support roller. After you put it on an inlet pulley of an inlet camshaft. Then put it on the pulley of the output shaft. When the right branch passes behind the roller, on the pulley of the pump it will meet with the left. The belt loop must be neatly put on this part. Then lightly stretch the belt in any convenient way. Watch for alignment of the timing edge of the timing mechanism with the edge of the pulley.
At the next stage, the timing belt replacement for ChevroletLacetti "is accompanied by the rotation of the crankshaft by 360 degrees. Before doing so, mark the original location of the part. If the labels coincide, the final tension of the timing belt should be made.
At the final stage, we check the tension of the newparts and start the engine. After he worked for 1-2 minutes, turn off the ignition and again look at the condition of the belt. If it is weakened, we adjust its position to the factory position and again start the motor. If after this procedure the stretching of the gas distribution part remains unchanged, it means that the timing belt replacement in Chevrolet Lachetti was successful.Also pay special attention to the work of the mechanism inidling time. It is unacceptable for the belt to emit characteristic squealing sounds. And if the stretch does not give any results, the only way out of this situation will be just to replace the timing belt again in the Chevrolet Lachetti. Therefore, get only quality spare parts.