does the 2008 ford focus have a timing belt or chain?

Asked by Jun 01, 2008 at 05:33 PM about the 2008 Ford Focus

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Timing Belt.

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My 2008 Focus has a Duratec 2.0 with a timing CHAIN. This has been the case since 2005 I beleive. Fred

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it depends on your engine; in european focuses, engines 1.4 and 1.6 gasoline have timing belt; the 2.0 gasoline is on chain; the 1.6 and 2.0 diesels have timing belt, while the 1.8 diesel has both a belt and a chain

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The US 2.0 Duratec has a chain not a valve bending snapping belt

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