Is there a recommended replacement of timing chain for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder

Asked by Sep 16, 2019 at 12:40 PM about the 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 Nissan Pathfinder with 109,000 miles. Recently when having
vehicle serviced it was recommended that timing chain be replaced because
of loud noise per technician?

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If only the mechanic can hear the :loud" chain, he's just trying to see how much money he can get out of you. Chains are designed to last the life of the engine unless there's another fault, like a tensioner, guide, or sprocket, that causes the need to replace the chain. So if you can hear the noise problem, it's probably just due to a faulty tensioner or guide.

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