Can timing belt change be confirmed???
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This is a discussion on Can timing belt change be confirmed??? within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; When looking at a used wrx, the previous owner said they already changed the timing belt. Other than taking their ...

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    Can timing belt change be confirmed???

    When looking at a used wrx, the previous owner said they already changed the timing belt. Other than taking their word for it or having maintenance records...would there be a way, while doubtful, to confirm it was changed visually??

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    Black debris under the front cover on the motor and rollers, but only maybe, means old belt.

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