how do u line up the timing without old belt


Asked by Jul 09, 2014 at 06:11 PM about the 2003 Volvo S40

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the old belt broke I don't know how to line the new one up

2 Answers

Tom Demyan
203,845 replacement-steps

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
John Driggus

Crankshaft timing mark on an s40 the crankshaft

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Timing Belt or New Car? That is the Question. 7 answers

    I have a 2001 s40 with 71,000. It will cost $2800 to repair. I'd prefer to fix it, but not if it's going to open a whole new can of worms. Any advice is greatly appreciated.

    2001 Volvo S40


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 S40 timing belt broke 4 answers

    Hi All, 2 weeks ago I send my 2007 S40 with 122k mileage to a Volvo dealership, Volvo Of Dallas, for inspection check as the air con is not working well and also the engine check light came on. Af...

    2007 Volvo S40 2.4i


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Problem with the timing 1 answer

    Three months or so ago, the otherwise well-running engine developed a rattling noise. Suddenly, without any apparent cause it began sounding like, what my mechanic called, “a typewriter”. I drove wi...

    1998 Volvo S40


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Timing belt out of sync 2 answers

    Hello all. My timing belt on my 2001 s40 blew just under two years ago and I had it replaced costing my close to $4000. My car didn't start this morning and I had it towed nearby to a different mech...

    2001 Volvo S40


    Maintenance & Repair

  • difference 2000 s40 t1.9 & t2.0 9 answers

    Want to purchase timing belt on rockauto and I keep putting in t1.9l turbo but keeps popping up t2.0 model. 2000 s40.what is the difference between .

    2000 Volvo S40 Turbo



Search Volvo S40 Questions

Volvo S40 Experts

#1 venom5150
Reputation 640
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 290
#3 tenspeed
Reputation 270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volvo S60"
132 Great Deals out of 7,045 listings starting at $1,500
Used Volvo S80"
47 Great Deals out of 1,285 listings starting at $2,500
Used Volvo XC90"
141 Great Deals out of 6,203 listings starting at $1,095
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,696 Great Deals out of 39,944 listings starting at $888
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
669 Great Deals out of 32,712 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord"
1,308 Great Deals out of 78,748 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda Civic"
1,173 Great Deals out of 59,023 listings starting at $1,300
Used Audi A4"
346 Great Deals out of 13,049 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry"
1,644 Great Deals out of 99,025 listings starting at $895
Used Volvo C70"
31 Great Deals out of 636 listings starting at $2,499
Used Nissan Altima"
1,492 Great Deals out of 88,167 listings starting at $1,195
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,470 Great Deals out of 67,841 listings starting at $1,295

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Volvo S40 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 49 listings starting at $4,999
2010 Volvo S40 For Sale
64 listings starting at $6,995
2009 Volvo S40 For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 94 listings starting at $5,200
2008 Volvo S40 For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 149 listings starting at $3,500
2007 Volvo S40 For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 212 listings starting at $2,700