Articles by tag "timing belt"

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Drive Belt Idler Pulley
Zaki Moulvi Monday, July 7, 2014

The drive belt idler pulley is subject to a lot of wear and tear as it is responsible for the movements of the vehicle serpentine belt.  When replacing the timing belt inspect it thoroughly and replace the drive belt idler pulley if it is showing signs of wear. What is the Serpentine Belt? ...

Engine Timing Belt
Zaki Moulvi Monday, July 7, 2014

The engine timing belt is a simple engine component that has the ability to shut your vehicle down in the event that it breaks. The rotation of the crank shaft and cam shaft are controlled by the engine timing belt.  Sometimes referred to as a timing chain or cam belt, this device synchroni...

Belt Tensioner Pulley
Zaki Moulvi Monday, July 14, 2014

Internal Combustion is reliant on perfect timing to achieve maximum efficiency.  The timing belt is responsible for this, coordinating the turning of the camshafts and crankshafts to open and close the valves at the precise right moment.  The timing belt in turn relies on its belt tensi...

Engine Camshaft Seal
Zaki Moulvi Monday, July 14, 2014

The engine camshaft is responsible for opening the valves during internal combustion.  This part is dependent on oil to keep it moving freely.  The engine camshaft seal works by keeping that oil in, and dirt and debris out. The Engine Camshaft The engine camshaft is a critical compone...

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