i want to know when is the timing belt need to be changed

Asked by Feb 10, 2015 at 08:14 PM about the 2002 Nissan Altima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 2002 nissan altima 3.5 fully loaded and its at 1010.000 miles right now

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The 3.5 V6 has a timing chain and not a belt so no special service required.

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Nissan has used a cam-chain on all their 4 cylinders and V6s for years. The cam-chain is under the front engine cover and runs in oil at all times. Theoretically, they should last the life of the engine ... but Nissan has had a few issues with their cam-chains and the tensioners/chain guides on a few of their engines.

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