Would you replace a timing belt on a 1999 Nissan Pathfinder that has 47,000 km and sat idle for 10 years


Asked by Nov 03, 2013 at 09:10 PM about the 1999 Nissan Pathfinder

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It's fourteen years old and has not been used in ten years. Personally I would replace it if you are planning on making this vehicle a daily driver.

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The reason i would replace it is due to the possibility of dry rot.

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Yup, same thoughts exactly. -Jim


While you are at it to replace timing belt make sure to change water pump as well

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