How do you change the timing belt?

4boys
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Asked by 4boys Oct 24, 2007 at 09:16 PM about the 1988 Honda Accord DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car died while driving.  Replaced battery and ignition coil.  Tries to start but won't, getting good spark and gas.  Was told could be the timing belt.  Is this something that should be done by a garage or can it be done by someone with quite a bit of experience working on cars.

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papa
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anybody can tere down an engineproblem is getting it right tourk belt tenson honda i belive has some guide lines to go by on timing,if u havea bit of exprrience u may do it may want to go and buy a manual on your car for spects.if not sure take it to shop.but befor i would do a little more troubleshouting,may not be in timing,if it turns over good i doubt timing.

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dvigano
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Try this link. Hope it helps! http://www.howtodothings.com/automotive/a3502-how-to-replace-a-timing-belt.html Good luck!

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