I have a Toyota Highlander 2007 - 58,000 Miles - when does the timing belt need to be replaced. Also, how often does the transmission need to be flushed? Last time I did it was at 39,000 Miles


Asked by Jun 20, 2013 at 03:54 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 2007 Highlander - I had my transmission flushed at 38,472 Miles.  I have just
reached 55,361 and they are telling me I need to have it flushed again.  ??????
Also, they want to change my timing belt and tell me that I may need a new water
plump?????  Any thoughts on this.....

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

Changing the trans fluid every 30K is a good thing, most people don't do this. Your transmission might last longer if you do. As far as the timing belt, closer to 90k would be better, and yes, you normally change the water pump at the same time since it's in the same area and you can save on labor.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 97 Geo Tracker timeing belt 3 answers

    New timing belt and tightener , runs ok for a few miles then stops running . Timing belt is out of time again . Its still tight but the timing marks no longer line up . Off about 1/4 turn on the crank...

    1997 Geo Tracker 4 Dr STD 4WD SUV


    Maintenance & Repair

  • How often must timing belt on Tracker 1.6 liter engine be replaced? 2 answers

    1997 Geo Tracker


    Maintenance & Repair

  • My car Geo prism not running over 65 mph, what is your opinion ? 4 answers

    It is 1993 , it has only 40000 miles on it.

    1993 Geo Prizm 4 Dr LSi Sedan


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why wont my car start? 7 answers

    My 96 Geo prizm will not start. We replaced the alternator. Had it checked out it was bad. Worked okay for 2 or 3 days then it would not turn on. We replaced the battery. Again, it worked for 2 or 3 d...

    1996 Geo Prizm


    Maintenance & Repair

  • What would you sell it for 3 answers

    I have a 1996 Geo Prizm. My mechanic thinks it needs transmission work. I am not willing to have the trans pulled. I want to sell. It has close to 185,000 miles. Timing belt changed out a little ...

    1996 Geo Prizm


    Shopping & Pricing


Looking for a Used Geo in your area?

CarGurus has 102 nationwide Geo listings and the tools to find you a great deal.


Search Geo Questions

Geo Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 260
#2 CamaroCollector
Reputation 220
#3 Briant Vidrih
Briant Vidrih
Reputation 200
View All